Tennis: Williams advances to Wimbledon final
Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in 2019 Wimbledon final after beating Barbora Strycova in semifinal
Serena Williams has reached 2019 Wimbledon final in women's singles after beating Barbora Strycova 2-0 in their semifinal match on Thursday.
The world No.10 Williams dominated the game against her Czech opponent Strycova, winning the sets 6-1, 6-2 in 59 minutes.
The 37-year- old U.S. player will face Romania's Simona Halep on Saturday in the final.
Halep, 27, beat her Ukrainian opponent Elina Svitolina 2-0 in the first semifinal on Thursday.
The 2018 Roland Garros (French Open) champion Halep is yet to win the Wimbledon title in her career while Serena Williams will be chasing her eighth.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.