NEARLY 100,000 ATTEND US OPEN FAN WEEK E

US Serena Williams and Rising Star

 " Jenson Brooksby " Get Their First Win In The Opening Round

 of The 2019 US Open…..! 

NEW YO,NY(SMI-SPORTS,08.26.19)-Twenty-two US professional tennis players, 12 women and 10 men combined, participated today in the first round of the 2019 US Open Men's and Women' single tennis tournament, with Serena Williams leading the pack with a victory over Maria Sharapova for the women, and Jenson Brooksby defeating Thomas Berdych (Czech in ) for the men, during an opening day record crowd of 68,000 in US Open history at Flushing Meadows, NY.

 

Serena Williams, who has won 23 Grand-Slam Women' single crowns in her career and recently retired from the 2019 Canadian OPen finals against Bianca Andreescu due to an injury,  looked very good physically and mentally this evening against Maria Sharapova.

Her serves looked very impressive and her stand in the court seemed to be very solid like she was completly healthy again.Williams showed an explosive serve and her game rhythm with her forehand and backhand worked pretty good defeating Sharapova very easily in two sets (61,6-1) for her first win of the tournament. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In other victories for the women were:

WTA #10   Madison Keys Defeated Misaki Doi (Japan) (7-5,6-0)

                Caty McNally  Defeated Timea Bacsinsky(Swiss) (6-4,6-1)

WTA#20  Sofia Kenin    Defeated CoCo Vandeweghe (7-6,6-3) 

WTA #52.  Venus Williams Defeated Zheng Saisai (China) (6-1,6-0)

                Lauren Davis  Defeated Johanna Larsson (Sweden)(7-5,6-2)

Rising star " Jenson Brooksby ", the 18-years old from California  who keeps making waves for being the only men in the US make into the main draw this year, overcame  Thomas Berdych (Czech) in four long sets (6-1,2-6,6-4,6-4) and advancing to the second round to play Nikoloz Basilashvili from Georgia on Wednesday.

In other US victories for the men were :

Reilly Opelka defeated Fabio Fognini (Italy) in four sets(6-3,6-4,6-7,6-3)

Denis Kudla Defeated Janko Tipsarevic(Serbia) in 4 sets(3-6,6-1,7-6,6-1)

Bradley Klahn Defeated Thiago Monteiro (Brazil) in 3 sets(6-3,6-2,6-3)  

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Photo: Serena Williams in Action
Photo: Jenson Brooksby (In Action)