- Serena Williams has been defeated by Simona Halep in the final of the women's Wimbledon
- Halep was too good for the American and clinched victory in straight sets
- Williams was the first mother to reach the final since Australian Evonne Goolagong
American professional tennis player Serena Williams was on Saturday, July 13, defeated in the final of the Women's Wimbledon in straight sets by Simona Halep.
In fact, Serena Williams disappointed many of her supporters as 27-year-old Simona Halep was superb in the encounter.
Halep's victory against the tennis legend Serena Williams was first time in Wimbledon final and her second Grand Slam win.
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Last year, Williams lost out to Angelique Kerber in final just ten months after nearly dying during childbirth.
While reacting after the match, Williams admitted she was caught off-guard by the brilliance of Halep as the Romanian blew her away in straight sets.
''She literally played out of her mind! Congratulations Simona.
''It was a little bit of deer in the headlights from me. When someone plays like that you have to tip your cap and nod your head,'' Williams said after losing the match.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how American professional tennis player Serena Williams was fined with the sum of $10,000 for damaging one of the Wimbledon courts with her racket.
According to the report, the organizers of the 2019 grass grand slam revealed that the Serena's incident occurred during a training session.
This is not the first time that Serena Williams will be fined as she was also hit with $10,000 last three years for repeatedly smashing her racket on the court.
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