Drake Shows His Intense Emotions While Cheering on Serena Williams at Wimbledon
11 July, 2018, 04:41 | Author: Sylvester Abbott
The 29-year-old dropped the first set to Dutch 20th seed Bertens but fought back to win 3-6, 7-5, 6-1.
World No 52 Giorgi, in her first Grand Slam quarter-final, was Williams' highest-ranked opponent of Wimbledon so far and provided a stern test but ultimately fell short.
Serena Williams' Wimbledon tournament rolls on, as the women's quarterfinals will be without a top-10 player for the first time in the Open era.
Rodina left the court for a few minutes at the end of the first set but when she returned Williams continued her domination with an early break in the second.
Triumphant in her two previous Wimbledon tilts in 2015 and 2016, Williams's victory also extended her winning streak on the London grass to 19 matches.
Goerges turned out to be an unstoppable force as she won eight of the last nine games to subdue her friend, whose lunging effort on match point rolled into the bottom of the net.
Williams, 36, now heads to the semi-finals to compete against German tennis player, Julia Gorges.
"After the first set, I said "okay let's go three sets", I just kept fighting".
Having shaken off the rust following her lengthy lay-off after the birth of her daughter Olympia in September, Williams is on the verge of a 10th Wimbledon final appearance. Serena Williams will be there, though, after she moved a step closer to an eighth title at the All England Club.
"It was great matches", Giorgi said in her postmatch news conference.
"I'm here just to prove that I'm back, and I feel like I'm back".
But her blistering form and a series of shock results have paved the way for another Williams coronation at Wimbledon.
Williams, however, lifted her intensity in the second set, avoiding any break points as she secured one break of her own. Williams holds a 3-0 head-to-head record over Goerges, with the most recent victory coming in the third round of the French Open last month.
"This is only my fourth tournament back so I don't feel pressure, I don't feel I have to win this". Ostapenko won last year's French Open.
Two-time grand slam victor Angelique Kerber faces 2017 French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko in the other semifinal after the pair downed Daria Kasatkina 6-3 7-5 and Dominika Cibulkova 7-5 6-4, respectively.
The American then cruised through the deciding set with a single break of serve enough to ensure her place in the semi-finals.
Also, Juan Martin del Potro became the last man into the quarterfinals by beating Gilles Simon 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (5).
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England's youthfulness combined with decades of soccer pedigree carried them through the Group stage rather effortlessly. Asked on England's chances in the rest of the tournament, he added: "Final mate, we got it, we got it in the bag".
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In a race against time amid a heavy downpour, experts concluded their original plan to swim the boys out was the best option. The Wild Boars Soccer team disappeared after they went into the cave complex on June 23 and were trapped by rising waters.
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The entire operation to rescue all 13 could last two to four days, depending on weather and water conditions, said army Maj. "Today is D-Day ", Narongsak Osottanakorn , head of the rescue mission, told reporters before the team went in the cave.
Speaking to FIFA TV, Brazil's Willian said "Brazil's football will always be one where players smile while they play". Both teams have a tendency to score goals in the second half, but Brazil possess a stingier back line.
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The teams have progressed through different means but each arrive with confidence after rousing wins in their last starts. Many fans on social media said the boys deserved the World Cup trophy for the way they have handled their ordeal.
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Even those not specifically at risk are encouraged to stay inside or in the shade, and to limit outdoor activity in the heat. Slightly cooler conditions will likely arrive late Sunday as a cold front is expected to move through the region.