Serena Willaims– Champion Again, No. 1 Again
Serena celebrated winning her ninth Grand Slam crown at the Arthur Ashe Stadium. This is her third US Open WIN. when It was tennis of the highest standard as she won 6-4, 7-5 and in doing so the world number one ranking also returned to her arms.
“I’m so excited. I can’t even describe it,” said Serena. “Usually after a Grand Slam I feel like I still have another match to play, but I don’t really feel that way today. I feel like it’s done and it’s all over, and I’m so excited. I just I think it showed on the court.
“I mean, everyone is so excited, believe me. I mean, this is cool, because I’m at No. 9; I’m pushing the doors closer to double digits, which obviously I want to get to.
“This is cool, because I feel like my game has gotten a lot better and I’ve improved, and, you know I don’t know. It was just each one is really special. Each one is so special.
“I don’t know. The Olympic gold medal, though, still, I love. I can’t tell you how excited I was to win the gold medal.”
No. 1 is an added bonus,” she said. “Like I said, I wasn’t even trying to be No. 1. I always said if I win tournaments and then, Ah, I can’t believe I’m No. 1. It’s been so long. It’s kind of weird.”