Settle in for this one. There's nothing we love better than watching a friendship blossom and watching a Royal friendship blossom is no exception. This final came just 10 ½ months after the 36-year-old American gave birth to a daughter and dealt with a serious health scare.
After all the time away, Williams spoke about being impressed with herself for just reaching the final. But she's at pains to point out she's never wanted to model herself on the German superstar. Although the mother-of-one had initially been coy about whether close friend Meghan would be attending the game, when the press confirmed to her that she would be there, she added with a smile and a fake British accent: "There you go".
Then world No. 1 Kerber suffered a dramatic dip in form during a awful year, seeing her ranking slide out of the top-20, while Williams called time on her season after winning the Australian Open in order to give birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia.
For Serena , surpassing Margaret Court (24 grand slam titles) and making more history at Wimbledon will have to wait, despite that she still had an fantastic run given her return from pregnancy just a few weeks previously. "I was really hoping to get this far", Williams said while visibly fighting back tears. "I remember when I was watching her, that everybody was playing in white on the grass court".
Its fellow OR stores, in Redmond and Sandy, have closed in recent months. A Blockbuster video store is seen on November 6, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The management team behind the last two Blockbuster stores in Alaska announced on Thursday that the Anchorage and Fairbanks locations would close on Monday.
More so, England is now in the middle of a heatwave, as well as the 92-year-old monarch having a week filled with major royal events - including the 100th anniversary of the Royal Air Force and a historical meeting with US President Donald Trump .