Williams put her expected retirement on hold for one more Night. At US Open on Monday night 23-time champion showed why she is the truth. Williams went 6-3, 6-3 to win her first-round match on opening night.
On Wensday Williams will face No. 2 seed Anett Kontaveit in the second round.
“Really overwhelming,” Williams said. “I could feel it in my chest, and it was a really good feeling. It’s a feeling I will never forget and that meant a lot to me.”
Nearly 24000 fans packed into the arena to watch the greatest tennis player of all time. Stars like Mike Tyson, Bill Clinton, Hugh Jackman, and many others were to support her Through her win.