Venus Williams stomped on at Wimbledon and had a presentation with a happy ending. The American beat Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu 7-5, 4-6 and 6-3 in her match for the first round of the tournament to get into the next instance, where her rival will be Tunisian Ons Jabeur. However, this was not just another match for the oldest of the sisters in La Catedral. Reached the 90 wins in the third Grand Slam tournament of the season, in what is, in turn, the 90 ° Major what disputes in his career.
The 41-year-old American is undoubtedly a historical piece in tennis. At the age of 41, he reached the astonishing mark of 90 Grand Slam tournaments under his belt., being the first who played 24 years ago: the 1997 Roland Garros, where he reached the second round.
Her first final in this style of tournaments was that same season at the US Open, where she lost to the Swiss Martina Hingis, while she was able to lift the trophy in 2000, where she was crowned in Wimbledon and had his revenge in the US Open. These were the first two Grand Slam titles he won out of a total of seven.
London lawns are his favorite surface. Not only is the Major where he garnered the most triumphs, but also trophies, with five. Came to the top in the 2000, 2001, 2005, 2007 and 2008, in addition to having reached the definition in 2002, 2003, 2009 and 2017.
Thus, Venus Williams suffered but managed to take the initial step in her favorite tournament, beyond the fact that she loves the US Open in New York. The eldest of the famous sisters knows that she has a difficult picture, but for now she enjoys continuing in the race, already over 40 years old.