Serena Williams was made to work hard in her quarter-final match on Tuesday by unseeded Camila Giorgi before the American battled back from a set down to win the match 3-6,6-3,6-4 and enter the semifinal at the All England Club.
The 23-year-old will be appearing in her 35th Grand Slam semi-final and will be facing German 13th seed Julia Goerges on Thursday. Serena hasn’t won a Grand Slam since the birth of daughter Olympia in September and her last trophy came at the 2017 Australian Open.
Serena had missed last year’s tournament due to her pregnancy, has extended her winning streak at the All England Club to 19 matches.
In the other semi-final world no 1 Angelina Kerber will face former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko. KERBER BEAT Russia’s Daria Kasatkina 6-3,7-5 while Ostapenko beat Dominika Cibulkova 7-5,6-4