Grand Slam Wimbledon
Serena Williams wins the singles fit against Garbine Muguruza of Spain following the ladies' singles final in the All The united kingdomt lawn-tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, on Saturday. Williams won 6-4, 6-4. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP conceal captiontoggle caption Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP
Serena Williams wins the singles fit against Garbine Muguruza of Spain after the women's singles last on All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, on Saturday. Williams won 6-4, 6-4.Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP
Updated at 2:10 p.m. ET
Serena Williams won the woman 21st Grand Slam title in a Wimbledon last against a much more youthful adversary, 21-year-old Garbine Muguruza of Spain.
For Williams, 33, it was her fourth Grand Slam championship consecutively along with her 25th career Grand Slam name match. It absolutely was Muguruza's first. Williams beat Muguruza 6-4, 6-4.
"Yeah, I'm having plenty enjoyable out here, you realize, I just never ever dreamt i might be out here nevertheless and aside from winning, " Williams told the crowd at Wimbledon after accepting the woman trophy.
NPR's Tom Goldman claims Muguruza appeared to be she could probably pull-off an upset, leading 4-2 in the first ready. But "Williams found another gear, " winning the ready 6-4. And took a 5-1 lead in the next before winning that set, too.
The Associated Press writes: "oahu is the second amount of time in her profession that Williams keeps all four Grand Slam brands at once. If she wins the U.S. Open, she'll get to be the first player to sweep all four majors in the same period since Steffi Graf in 1988."
"Williams has obtained the Australian Open and French Open this present year, and has now claimed three right Grand Slam tournaments dating back to to just last year's U.S. Open. She defeated Maria Sharapova in 2015 Wimbledon semifinals, while Muguruza overcome Agnieszka Radwanska.
"just last year's Wimbledon ladies last ended up being obtained by Petra Kvitova, whom defeated Eugenie Bouchard in 2 units. Williams had been eradicated in that competition in the third round by Alize Cornet, while Muguruza lost in the 1st round to Coco Vandeweghe."