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Angelique Kerber’s road to Wimbledon 2016 Final

Making it into her first Wimbledon Final, Germany's Angelique Kerber will play World No. 1 Serena Williams on Saturday.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
July 9, 2016 1:51:23 pm
Angelique Kerber is making her first Wimbledon final appearance. (Source: Reuters)

The fourth seed will be aiming to become the first German woman since Steffi Graf 20 years ago to lift the Wimbledon singles crown, and to confound Serena’s efforts to equal Graf’s professional era record of 22 grand slam singles titles for the second time this year after Spain’s Garbine Muguruza won French Open.

Angelique Kerber vs Laura Robson (First Round)

Angelique Kerber beat Laura Robson 6-2 6-2 in the Wimbledon first round. (Source: AP)

Angelique Kerber won the “battle of the lefties” on Monday as she beat British wildcard Laura Robson 6-2 6-2 in the Wimbledon first round to notch up her first grand slam victory since hoisting the Australian Open trophy in January.

Angelique Kerber vs Varvara Lepchenko (Second Round)

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Angelique Kerber moved into the third round of Wimbledon 2016 defeating Varvara Lepchenko by 6-1 6-4.

Angelique Kerber vs Carina Witthoeft (Third Round)

Britain Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club, Wimbledon, England - 2/7/16 Germany's Angelique Kerber celebrates winning her match against Germany's Carina Witthoeft REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge Angelique Kerber will face the winner of the match between Japan’s Misaki Doi and Germany’s Anna-Lena Friedsam.

Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber ground out a 7-6(11) 6-1 win over unseeded fellow German Carina Witthoeft at Wimbledon on Saturday in a third-round contest high on drama but variable in quality.

Angelique Kerber vs Misaki Doi (Fourth Round)

Angelique Kerber came off a straight sets win over Misaki Koi to make her way into the quarter-finals. (Source: Reuters) Angelique Kerber came off a straight sets win over Misaki Koi to make her way into the quarter-finals. (Source: Reuters)

Superior court craft proved decisive for Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber on Monday as she motored past Japanese pocket rocket Misaki Doi 6-3 6-1 in a full-blooded fourth-round match on Wimbledon’s Court Two.

Angelique Kerber vs Simona Halep (Quarter-Final)

Angelique Kerber produced quality game to beat Simona Halep 7-5 7-6 in quarters. (Source: Reuters)

Superior court craft proved decisive for Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber on Monday as she motored past Japanese pocket rocket Misaki Doi 6-3 6-1 in a full-blooded fourth-round match on Wimbledon’s Court Two.

Angelique Kerber vs Venus Williams (Semi-Final)

Angelque Kerber will aim to complete the double against Serena on Saturday. (Source: Wimbledon)

Germany’s Angelique Kerber gatecrashed the Williams sisters’ Wimbledon party when she overpowered Venus 6-4 6-4 in the semi-finals on Thursday, setting up a mouth-watering final showdown with Serena.

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