Serena Williams came from a set down to beat Sloane Stephens 2-6 6-2 6-2. Sloane Stephens played an excellent first set, but she could not keep her intensity up.
An impressive recovery from Williams, who had to grind hard through the middle of the second set but she was hitting freely by the end.
“We always have incredible matches. It brings out the best in my fitness when I play Sloane.” Serna said post-match.
Next up for Serena is a match up with Maria Sakkari.
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