Interestingly, the previous two times they’ve played were also at Grand Slams, but way back in 2012.Williams won both encounters, in the Australian Open second round and Wimbledon first round.“If it’s Serena, I’m looking forward to it,” said Strycova, whose best Grand Slam result is a quarterfinal showing at 2014 Wimbledon. That’s why you work hard, to play these matches on these stages, and against the best one.“She’s a powerful player, and I’m so small,” Strycova added.Neither Serena not her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian have confirmed the news of her baby's gender but whether it's a boy or a girl, we know they are simply over the moon!MELBOURNE — There wasn’t much to say about Serena Williams in terms of her ability to turn aside fellow American Nicole Gibbs 6-1, 6-3 in a 63-minute third-round win at the Australian Open on Saturday.At times, it is something of a guessing game to figure out what would be a good subject to engage Williams’ attention.There isn’t all that much new to discover regarding the mechanics of her forehand, backhand and trademark serve.Serena Williams will give birth to her first child soon and her fans are patiently awaiting the baby's arrival and any clues about her due date and gender.Will she give birth to a future female tennis champion like herself?
He thought it would be fun so stepped up to say he’d be happy to take them on. Braasch played a warmup round of golf in the morning, then came to Melbourne Park.
The threesome went out to a back court where each sister would have a one-set shot at Braasch.
Word had spread around the grounds that the event wsa taking place, which caused tournament officials to restrict admittance to the area to only those with badges.
Williams saved the first, but double-faulted to offer the second, and then sailed a backhand wide to lose her serve.
It was not a particularly worrying moment, however, as Williams managed the correction to break Gibbs’ serve in the next game to secure the match.