Tennis

Simona Halep foils Serena Williams' Wimbledon history bid

14 July 2019 - 00:00 By AFP

Simona Halep torpedoed Serena Williams's latest bid to capture a record-equalling 24th grand slam yesterday when she stormed to a sensational victory in a 56-minute Wimbledon final.

The 27-year-old Romanian captured her second career slam with a 6-2, 6-2 victory adding a maiden Wimbledon - the first for her country in both men's and women's singles - to her 2018 French triumph...

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