Serena William dropped just one game as she beat China Wang Qiang in an away match of 6-1 6-0.Serena’s victory gave America 100th career victory at the US open with 44th minutes left it was the kickiest victory of the tournament this year.
“When I first started here I was like, 16. I never thought I would get to 100 wins and still be here but I love what I do. “When I’m playing someone I know is playing well I know I have to step up or go home, and I want to stay here.”
Williams showed no ill-effects from rolling her ankle during her fourth-round win over Petra Martic. “I’m feeling good,” she added. “It’s been a tough year but physically I’m feeling great and more than anything I’m just having fun when I come out here.”
Serena Williams will face Ukraine Svitolina who beat the Brirish Johanna Konta 6-4 6-4 with over 100 attritional minutes in the next match of the grand slam. There is lots of pressure, lots of expectations from people.