Originally Posted by JadeFox
Nice win for Sloane and once again goes to show how tennis can be unpredictable. People were ready to hand Serena the trophy.
Yep. Some bookies had her odds ON to win the tournament. Before even a single ball had been played. Best odds I saw, was 2.02 on the fair exchange
I cannot say, I am shocked. At age 31, it's easier to pick up an injury and as I've argued for before, it's the short muscle fibered 'power players', who are the most prone to injuries (not the long muscle fibered retrievers, pushers if you prefer).