Thursday, 11 August 2016

Ukraine's Svitolina kicks world number one Serena Williams out of Olympics

 "I couldn't even dream of beating Williams", Svitolina said 


World number one female tennis player Serena Williams unexpectedly lost to Ukrainian Elina Svitolina in her third-round Olympic singles match on Tuesday, August 9. The loss ended William's run at Rio.
Serena couldn't hide her disappointment after losing to Svitolina 6-4, 6-3, but praised her opponent.
"It's obviously disappointing but, you know, she played really well and I think the better player today won," Williams said, according to CBC.ca. 
"It's unreal. Beating Serena Williams is something really special. I've always wanted to play against her, but victory... I couldn't even dream of it", Svitolina shared her excitement after the game.

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