RSS

Venus Williams Crashes Out In First Round Of Olympics

07 Aug

Venus Williams’ hopes of
winning another Olympic
gold medal has crashed after
the former world No. 1
fought a tough first round
battle against Belgium’s
Kristen Flipkens.
After three tight sets, the
American fell hard, 4-6, 6-3,
7-6.
Williams – a seven-time Grand
Slam champion who was
seeded fifth was neck-and-neck
with the unseeded Flipkens in
the first set, but managed to
overcome her opponent.
She then surrendered the
second set in a fairly decisive
fashion. In the third set,
Williams seemed to take
control with a 4-1 lead, but
experienced difficulty closing
out the match. Flipkens soon
tied up the score.

Advertisements
 
Leave a comment

Posted by on August 7, 2016 in Uncategorized

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: