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Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams’ road to Final

World No. 1 Serena Williams will be hoping to win her seventh Wimbledon singles title when she meets Angelique Kerber on Saturday.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: July 9, 2016 6:13:34 pm
Serena Williams, Serena, Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Serena vs Kerber, Kerber vs Serena, Wimbledon 2016, Wimbledon 2016 final, Wimbledon final, Tennis Top seeded Serena Williams is one short to equal Steffi Graf’s record of 22 Grand Slam titles , (Source: Reuters)

World No. 1 Serena Williams reached her ninth Wimbledon singles final by thyrashing unseeded Russian Elena Vesnina by 6-2 6-0. Williams, who is one short to equal Steffi Graf’s record of 22 Grand Slam titles by winning the Wimbledon women’s singles final, will be hoping not to repeat the result of French Open Final when world number two Garbine Muguruza defeated the defending champion to win her first major slam. Serena will be hoping to win her seventh SW19 singles title when she meets Germany’s Angelique Kerber on Saturday.

Serena Williams vs Amra Sadikovic (First Round)

Serena Williams, Serena, Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Serena vs Kerber, Kerber vs Serena, Wimbledon 2016, Wimbledon 2016 final, Wimbledon final, Tennis Serena Williams eased into second round at the Wimbledon beating Amra Sadikovic on Centre Court.(Source: Reuters)

Defending champion Serena Williams stuttered to a low-key and error-strewn 6-2 6-4 first-round victory over Swiss qualifier Amra Sadikovic on Tuesday.

Serena Williams vs Christina McHale (Second Round)

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Serena Williams, Serena, Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Serena vs Kerber, Kerber vs Serena, Wimbledon 2016, Wimbledon 2016 final, Wimbledon final, Tennis Serena trailed 2-0 at the start of the deciding set but won in two hours 29 minutes on Centre Court against McHale.

Serena Williams composed herself after a first-set loss and a burst of anger to vanquish tenacious fellow American Christina McHale 6-7(7) 6-2 6-4 in a nail-biting second-round match at Wimbledon on Friday.

Serena Williams vs Annika Beck (Third Round)

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Serena Williams clinched her 300th Grand Slam victory as the defending champion raced into the Wimbledon fourth round with a 6-3, 6-0 demolition of Germany’s Annika Beck on Sunday.

Serena Williams vs Svetlana Kuznetsova (Fourth Round)

Serena Williams, Serena, Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Serena vs Kerber, Kerber vs Serena, Wimbledon 2016, Wimbledon 2016 final, Wimbledon final, Tennis Serena Williams defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova. (Source: Reuters)

Serena Williams overpowered Russian 13th seed Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach the last eight at Wimbledon on Monday, keeping her bid to equal Steffi Graf’s professional-era record of grand slam titles on track.

Serena Williams vs Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Quarter-Final)

Serena Williams, Serena, Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Serena vs Kerber, Kerber vs Serena, Wimbledon 2016, Wimbledon 2016 final, Wimbledon final, Tennis Serena Williams is looking to match Steffi Graf’s 22 Grand Slam record if she goes on to win Wimbledon 2016. (Source: Reuters)

Serena Williams battered Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-4 6-4 in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon on Tuesday, seizing on moments of weakness from the Russian to ram home her advantage.

Serena Williams vs Elena Vesnina (Semi-Final)

Serena Williams, Serena, Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, Serena vs Kerber, Kerber vs Serena, Wimbledon 2016, Wimbledon 2016 final, Wimbledon final, Tennis Serena Williams thumps Elena Vesnina to make a place in Wimbledon 2016 final. (Source: Reuters)

Serena Williams stormed her way into Wimbledon 2016 finals after she beat Elena Vesnina 6-2, 6-0 in semi-final.

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