Score, report, and key facts
Serena won the set after recovering 2 times from a break down. In fact, after dropping her serve in the 3rd (1-2) and in the 7th (3-4) game. The American broke back 3 times in the 6th (3-3), in the 8th (4-4) and in the 10th (6-4) game before winning the set.
Both players managed to hold their serve for the entire set. The only difference was just 1 break that the American conquered in the 9th game (5-4) before winning the set (6-4).
Riske enjoyed quite a good start of the set after breaking Williams in the 1st game (1-0). Nonetheless, Williams found the way to come back to break Alison 3 times in the 2nd (1-1), in the 4th (3-1) and in the 8th (5-3) game before winning the set (6-3).
After this encounter, the head to head between Williams and Riske is 1-0 for Serena.
Highlights Serena Williams vs. Alison Riske Wimbledon – London
Next Match: Serena Williams vs. Barbora Strycova – H2H and stats
Williams will face Strycova in the semifinal.
The last time that they locked horns, Williams won 7-5 6-4 in the 4th round in Melbourne back in 2017.
Serena Williams in London
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