US Open tennis 2015 results and latest updates: Venus and Serena Williams create sensation as the two meet in QF
US Open tennis 2015 seems to have become all the more enchanting for tennis fans across the world. A player most of us were starting to forget showed guts that we were not expecting from her these days. She is a seven time Grand Slam winner, but most of her wins came almost a decade ago.
Yes we are talking about Venus Williams, the elder sister of reigning champion Serena Williams who ruled the tennis court almost ten years ago.
While many were hoping that Serena who has already won three Grand Slams this year will sail easily and win the fourth Grand Slam of the year, it seems that she will face a tough opponent in none other than her sister in the quarter finals.
The two seem to have completely eclipsed all other top players in the tournament. It seems true about both men and womenâ€™s tournament and now as it has been confirmed that the two are meeting in the quarter finals, no one is talking of anyone else.
There is no denying the fact that whenever the Williams sisters clash on tennis court it is a major tennis event but with older sister Venus, a twice U.S. Open winner, standing in the way of defending champion Serena’s quest for a rare calendar-year grand slam their meeting on Tuesday has been elevated to a must-see sporting viewing.
The news is being talked about so much that Novak Djokovicâ€™s hard fought win failed to make headlines. The Serb player was given tough challenge by Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut, nonetheless Djokivic won the match 6-3 4-6 6-4 6-3 and ensure his entry into 26th consecutive grand slam quarter-final.
There is no denying the fact that With Serena has looked impressive throughout this tournament, like all other majors this year. If she wins the US Open tennis 2015 she will become just the fourth woman to win all four grand slams in the same year.
The two sisters are not meeting for the first time in their tennis career. They have a long history. They have met as many as 26 times over their careers with Serena coming out on top 15-11 but meeting number 27 will have more than the usual family bragging rights riding on the outcome.
Venus, in the meantime has made her intentions very clear. â€œObviously getting to a Grand Slam semifinal is the next step toward the final. Pretty clear what’s up for grabs hereâ€¦I think people love to see history being madeâ€¦No one is out to be a spoiler, but at the same time, you’re focused on winning your match even though the circumstances are really much different than youâ€¦You still have to prepare, still have to play wellâ€¦Even though you’re playing your sister you have to be prepared and focus. The preparation doesn’t change.â€
She had earlier said that she has come with a plan for the tournament and analysts are claiming that she is playing as per her plans. So stay tuned.