|No Player Found|
Serena Williams edges Jelena Jankovic, reaches WTA Championships Finals
Reads: 719, Comments: 4
|Please provide feedback on our new site design and any other features.|
|Rate our site and your likelihood of sharing it with your friends.|
|1. You are deemed to have accepted the following terms and conditions once you enter the Contest.|
|2. The Contest is open to individuals of 18 years and above and to residents of USA, Canada, UK and India only.|
|3. E-gift card worth $15 (US/ Canada), £10 (UK) and Rs 500(India) will be emailed to winners within 5 working days of winner announcement.|
|4. Employees, their relatives and immediate families of TennisEarth.com, BookingPulse.com and CuriumTechnologies.com are not eligible to enter.|
|5. The Contest can be withdrawn / terminated at any point without prior intimation or notice.|
|6. Contest winners will be selected randomly by TennisEarth.com and may be published on the site.|
|7. E-gift card will be e-mailed to winner within 5-7 business days. TennisEarth.com will not be liable if the e-gift card is not accepted by the service provider.|
|8. This is a limited period contest and TennisEarth.com reserves the right to withdraw or change the details anytime and without assigning any reasons whatsoever|
|9. All Details submitted must be accurate. Any incorrect or incomplete information found in the entry will result in disqualification from entering the contest.|
|10. Only those entrants will have a chance to win the contest who answer the question correctly.|
|11. Other terms and conditions reserved.|
Reads: 719, Comments: 4
Defending Champion Serena Williams played like a champion as she battled immense pain to go beat Serb Jelena Jankovic in three pulsating sets and move into the Finals of the WTA Championships. The World No.1 outplayed the former World No.1 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 in just over 2 hours to keep herself undefeated in this tournament so far.
Serena took the opening set after coming back from 1-3 down. Though she started the set on a sloppy note, she raised the ante from the fifth game, finding the range pretty well. With big serves along with some fantastic hitting from the back, Serena kept pressurizing Jankovic, who gave in easily. Both players were playing aggressive tennis and weren't holding back but it was Serena who won the points that mattered. The World No.1 smacked a couple of aces along with 15 winners to totally dominate the second half of the First Set.
Jankovic then came back to take the Second Set after breaking the Serena serve in the eighth game to level the match up at 1 set all. The American is visibly looking in pain and is just not playing the tennis one is used to seeing from her with the Serb making the most of that. Making the American move from side to side, Jankovic dictated play with Serena simply going for broke as the pain just seemed unbearable for the American.
Click here to go through the highs and lows of this match!
The Third Set started with Jankovic being the favorite but as it turned out, it was Serena who used all her experience to start the set on a fantastic note, breaking the Serb’s serve to kick start the Decider. With average yet accurate serves coming throughout the set, it was the American who with her serves kept the pressure on Jankovic, who finally gave in.
Williams now goes on to face Na Li for the Title.
|Shoot Your Photo with Webcam||Upload Your Photo|
|Please Choose Your Gender|