Serena Williams Makes It Into Semifinals


Published on September 10 2020 6:02 am
Last Updated on September 10 2020 6:03 am

Serena Williams has made it into the U.S. Open semifinals, winning her quarterfinal match Wednesday against Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. Williams is continuing her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title.

In the women's other quarterfinal, Victoria Azarenka defeated Elise Mertens in straight sets. On the men's side Wednesday, second-seeded Dominic Thiem beat Alex De Minaur, and Number 3 Daniil Medvedev defeated Andrey  Rublev, both in straight sets.