Serena Williams is no longer U.S. Open first
- 09.09.2016, 16:15,
- Sports » Sports. Main
Angelique Kerber will ascend to the tennis throne.
Legendary American Serena Williams is to lose first place in the ranking of the best tennis players in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA).
In the semifinals US Open, Serena was beaten by Czech Karolina Pliskova- 2:6, 6:7 (5: 7).
To at least have a shot at remaining No. 1, Williams needed to make the final but she conceded to Karolina Pliskova,
The new ranking to be published on September 12, passing German Angelique Kerber to the top position.