American tennis player Serena Williams won the final tournament of the Australian Open. It is reported sport.ua.
In the final, Serena defeated her sister Venus. The fight lasted more than an hour and to win Serena had the two sets.
This is the 23rd victory of players in tournaments Grand slam in singles. Serena Williams broke the record of German Steffi Graf, which account for 22 wins.
Serena is also the oldest winner of the tournament series Grand slam – she’s 35. In Australia, the American improved on his own record, which she set by winning Wimbledon in 2016.
14-year-old Ukrainian Mariya Kostyuk defeated in the Junior championship of the Australian Open.