By virtue of having defeated Sabine Lisicki in the quarterfinals of the , Williams became only the eighth woman in the Open Era to record 700 match wins in her career. Williams's forehand is considered to be among the most powerful shots in the women's game, as is her double-handed backhand. A reoccurring ankle injury causing her to miss the. Aber ich weiß, dass er irgendwann Trainer werden möchte, und das brauche ich jetzt in meinem Team nicht. On October 5, Williams surpassed Chris Evert for. That was the first Grand Slam tournament final contested by two sisters during the Open Era.
Im September wurde sie von Angelique Kerber als Nummer Eins der Weltrangliste abgelöst. Her 17-match winning streak was ended by in the quarterfinals of. By winning the tournament this meant that Williams had managed to be undefeated on clay during the season. This win returned her to the No. Williams suffered her first ever loss in the opening round of a Grand Slam tournament at the French Open against. After a month layoff, Williams returned to competition in losing in the quarterfinals to Caroline Wozniacki.
In singles, after defeating and in the first two rounds, Williams faced Ukraine's in the third round in what was a rematch of this year's French Open fourth round, but lost to the Ukrainian, bringing an end to her Olympics campaign. Williams then lost her quarterfinal match with Henin, whilst suffering from the injuries sustained in the previous round. Alves did not officiate for the remainder of the tournament; this however was not punitive, as commonly thought, as she was not scheduled to officiate. Williams subsequently withdrew from the and Opens, citing a knee injury. Williams' next tournament was the.
The umpire did not see Henin raise her hand, and thus did not allow Williams a first serve. Die beiden haben sich verlobt, wie sie am Donnerstag Ortszeit im Netz bestätigten. Williams's winning streak came to an end when she lost the final of the to Henin, her first loss of the year after 21 wins. Serena later confirmed that posting the photo on Snapchat was an accident and that she had intended to save the photo for her personal records. Williams reached the quarterfinals before losing to.
She also became the first player to win the Australian-French Open double since Jennifer Capriati in 2001. At the , Williams withdrew before her semifinal with Dementieva because of a knee injury. Archived from on July 16, 2011. Williams veröffentlichte die Zeilen auf ihrer Reddit-Seite und stellte dazu eine Zeichnung, die den Moment des Antrags zeigt.
Then she played Kurumi Nara, whom she beat in straight sets. And as Williams bravely worked her way through the banter — with the odd grammatical error but a respectable flow and accent — it was clear once again how much this tournament and this city meant to her. Dem Gedicht nach haben sie sich zufällig in kennengelernt. Sie hat ihre Art Dinge zu tun, die für sie phantastisch funktioniert haben, aber sie spielt nur 6-8-10 Turniere pro Jahr, also ist es ein bisschen anders für sie. This also made her one of only three active players to have won 700 or more matches in singles, others being and.
Williams won her fiftieth career singles title in , defeating Sharapova in the final. Williams's next tournament was Wimbledon, where she defeated Russian Vera Zvonareva in the final without facing a break point and breaking the serve of Zvonareva three times. At the , she claimed her tenth Grand Slam singles title by defeating in the final in 59 minutes. Williams fired three un-returnable serves in her final service game before winning the match and the title with a casual forehand volley on the next point. However, this setback did not stop Williams who recorded her 70th come-from-behind win. The following week at the in Miami, Williams lost to in the quarterfinals.
In the semifinals of the , Williams was ill and barely able to walk during changeovers, yet beat her opponent, , 6—0 in the third set. In 2010, Williams's first scheduled tournament was in , losing in the final to Elena Dementieva. Die beiden haben einen gemeinsamen Sohn, der zehn Jahre alt ist. She and Venus were the top seeds in the doubles event and won the title, defeating and in the final to win their fourth consecutive Grand Slam doubles title and improving their doubles ranking to No. Williams withdrew from her next three scheduled tournaments because of an urgent need for dental surgery.
She became the fourth woman in the Open Era after Navratilova, Evert and Graf to win each Grand Slam tournament title on at least two occasions. However, the final was marred by the behavior of the crowd toward Williams and her family. In the final, Williams defeated Venus for her second singles title at this event. Playing Amélie Mauresmo in the quarterfinals of the tournament in Sydney in 2002 Returning from injury, Williams won her first title of the year in , defeating No.