Tennis Champion Serena Williams has been knocked out of the French Open.
Reports have it that Williams‘ bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title never came to pass on Saturday after she was knocked out of the French Open 6-2, 7-5 by 20-year-old Sofia Kenin in the third round.
This is the 37-year-old’s earliest exit at the Slams since a third-round loss to Alize Cornet at Wimbledon in 2014.
Kenin, who is the’s world number 35, will face eighth seed Ashleigh Barty of Australia for a place in the quarter-finals.If you appreciated this article, perhaps you might consider making a donation to The Gazette Nigeria. Our contributors and editors are unpaid but there are inevitable costs associated with running a website. We receive no independent funding and depend on our readers to help us, either with regular or one-off payments. You can donate here. Thank you.