Sometimes losing can make you star and today once again this proves true as Madison Keys has won millions of hearts today in the tennis world. She was facing world number 1 Serena Williams in the Australian Open Semi-final 2015 and by her performance she makes everyone fan of her. Though Keys lost the match but gave a high class performance to Serena.
Winning this semifinal Serena Williams becomes the oldest WTA player to qualify for the sixth Australian Open final. She beats Madison Keys by 7-6(5) and 6-2. Serena was looking a bit behind Madison in the first set and Keys was playing exceptionally well. She took the first set in a tie-braker where world no. one defeats her.
Serena Williams also praised Madison for her game. Williams said after the match that Keys is a great player and she’ll be winning lot more Grand Slams in the future. On Madison Keys Serena said, “She’s obviously a great player. It’s great to see her doing so well. She’ll be winning Grand Slams soon.”
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Williams has been facing illness for a long period of time. Serena said that she is getting better day by day and hopefully she’ll be fully fit before the final on Saturday. She said, “I’m a lot better. Everyday is getting better. Hopefully by Saturday, I’ll be recuperated.”
In the 2015 Aus Open final Serena Williams will take on Maria Sharapova on Saturday 31 January. This will be an exciting tennis final thriller as top two players of the world are going to face each other to add one more Grand Slam in their purse.