Azarenka falls to S.Williams in 2015 Wimbledon quarterfinal

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Azarenka falls to S.Williams in 2015 Wimbledon quarterfinal

The leader of the Belarusian women's national tennis team Victoria Azarenka was defeated by top-ranked American Serena Williams in a three-set match (6:3, 2:6, 3:6) at Wimbledon's quarterfinal stage.

The match lasted two hours and three minutes.

This is Azarenka's seventeenth defeat by Williams Jr. in WTA tournaments, tenth in the Grand Slam series and third in 2015 (Madrid, Roland Garros and Wimbledon).

On the way to the quarterfinal Victoria Azarenka won in the first round against Estonian tennis player Anett Kontaveit (6:2, 6:1), downed Belgian Kirsten Flipkens (6:3, 6:3), ousted Kristina Mladenovic of France (6:4, 6:4) and overpowered Swiss Belinda Bencic (6:2, 6:3) in the fourth round.

Before the quarterfinals, all matches involving Azarenka consisted of two sets in which she never allowed herself to lose more than four games.