Serena Williams’ quest for a 24th Grand Slam title has reached the semifinals on the 2019 Wimbledon championships.
Williams superior to the ultimate 4 on the All England Membership with ease in Rounds 1-Four earlier than dispatching fellow American Alison Riske in three units throughout Tuesday’s quarterfinals.
The seven-time Wimbledon champion stays one Grand Slam victory shy of Margaret Court docket’s singles document of 24 – a mark she hopes to equal in 2019. However Williams’ final main victory got here on the Australian Open in 2017, the longest drought of her profession.
To catch Court docket, Williams should first get previous Barbora Strycova within the semifinals. The Czech challenger, unseeded and ranked 54th by the WTA, knocked off No. 19 Joanna Konta in straight units to achieve the semis. Strycova, 33, is making her first-career look in a Grand Slam semifinal.
LIVE: Comply with scores from each match at Wimbledon 2019
The winner will advance to Saturday’s closing towards both No. 7 Simona Halep or No. Eight Elina Svitolina.
If Williams falls at Wimbledon, the U.S. Open in August will probably be her closing probability of 2019 to match Court docket’s document. She went 0-2 within the finals at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open in 2018, has but to win a match on the 2019 schedule, and this could be one of many final, greatest possibilities the all-time nice has to make historical past.
Right here is every little thing it’s essential maintain monitor of Williams’ run at Wimbledon in 2019, together with a information to look at her matches dwell on TV or stream on-line together with dwell scoring updates and outcomes from All England Membership. You may also comply with SN’s dwell protection of the ladies’s singles semifinals right here.
When is Serena Williams’ subsequent match at Wimbledon 2019?
Serena Williams’ Wimbledon semifinal match towards Barbora Strycova is scheduled to begin round 10 a.m. ET on Thursday, July 11. That is the fourth assembly between the 2. Williams has received all three matches within the sequence (1-Zero on grass), together with their most up-to-date head-to-head match within the 2017 Australian Open fourth spherical.
Match schedule, outcomes from All England Membership
The Wimbledon girls’s singles semifinal will probably be broadcast dwell on ESPN and the Tennis Channel. You may also stream the match dwell at ESPN.com or with the ESPN app.
|1||def. Giulia Gatto-Monticone||6-2, 7-5|
|2||def. Kaja Juvan||2-6, 6-2, 6-4|
|3||def. No. 18 Julia Gorges||6-3, 6-4|
|4||def. No. 30 Carla Suarez Navarro||6-2, 6-2|
|Quarterfinal||def. Alison Riske||6-4, 4-6, 6-3|
|Semifinal||vs. Barbora Strycova||10 a.m. ET (ESPN)|
|Remaining||TBD (July 13)||TBD|
2019 Wimbledon semifinals: Williams vs. Strycova dwell rating
Under are dwell scores and outcomes from the 2019 Wimbledon girls’s singles semifinals.
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Serena Williams’ Grand Slam historical past
Serena Williams has received extra Grand Slam championships than anybody in tennis historical past – man or girl – besides Margaret Court docket. It is not not like Tiger Woods’ well-known pursuit of Jack Nicklaus in golf, however Williams has a extra reasonable probability to complete as her sport’s undisputed GOAT than Woods.
This is how Williams and Court docket examine acting on tennis’ greatest phases.
|Margaret Court docket||Serena Williams|
|All-time finals W/L||24-5||23-8|