Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon


Serena Williams claimed a 6–3, 6–2 victory over Russia’s Vera Zvonareva this morning, in a mere one hour and seven minutes, claiming her fourth Wimbledon singles crown. Williams was serving at 122 miles an hour. By winning her 13th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams took a sixth place spot in the record books, inching towards the highest number of women’s all-time Grand Slam singles victories, a record held by Australia’s Margaret Court with 24. [Straight Sets/NYT]