Wimbledon 2022 Updates
Wimbledon 2022 Updates, LONDON — Rafael Nadal beat Francisco Cerundolo of Argentina on the second day of Wimbledon 2022 to start his quest for a 23rd Grand Slam. This year, he has already won the Australian Open and the French Open.
Iga Swiatek extended her winning streak to 36 matches
Even though he is still having trouble with a foot injury, the 36-year-old is one of the favorites to win the tournament. He beat the world No. 41 in four sets, 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.
With her win over Croatian qualifier Jana Fett in the first match on Centre Court, world No. 1 Iga Swiatek extended her winning streak to 36 matches in all competitions. In the second women’s match on the show court, one of the all-time greats took the court. Wimbledon 2022 Updates!
Williams is 40 years old and still trying to win her 24th Grand Slam
Serena Williams, who was playing singles for the first time in almost a year, almost had a fairytale return, but Harmony Tan, who was playing her first match at Wimbledon, beat her in a tie-break after three hard sets, 5-7 6-1 6-7. (7-10).
Williams, who is 40 years old and still trying to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title, fought hard to win the second set, but world No. 115 Tan kept her cool in the deciding set tie-break to get the best win of her career so far.
2022 Wimbledon highlights: Serena Williams vs. Harmony Tan
Serena Williams 5-7 6-1 6-6 (7-10 tiebreak) Harmony Tan
Williams’s forehand just went out, and Tan is on serve with her second match point. Williams hits the ball into the net, and Tan has scored. She is all smiles on Center Court as Williams gives her a warm handshake. What drama!
Williams, Serena 5-7 6-1 6-6 (7-8 tiebreak) Harmony
Williams stumbles while attempting a drop shot, preventing the ball from crossing the goal. Tan establishes a two-point lead with a superb forehand winner, but it is swiftly closed.
Williams, Serena 5-7 6-1 6-6 (6-6 tiebreak) Harmony
What a chance to execute a drop shot flawlessly! Williams levels up. Before Tan can answer, she catches another at the net to grab the lead and raises her leg in delight.
Williams, Serena 5-7 6-1 6-6 (4-5 tiebreak) Harmony
With a subsequent winner, Tan earns her third point in a row. Williams then commits back-to-back unforced errors, which causes him to lose.
Harmony Tan 4-4 for Serena Williams
Tan gets the runaround on a few things, but she picks her battles. Williams applauds after a brilliant down-the-line backhand winner to win the match. Sen. Serena Williams 4-3 Judith Tan
Before committing her first double fault of the match, Williams was just beginning to find her rhythm. Williams makes a good save to avoid Tan’s two break points. Tan wins a lengthy rally to earn a third chance, but Williams again stops her with a cushioned volley near the net. Four times good luck? Yes, in fact, as Williams stumbles mid-rally and her forehand misses the mark.
Harmony Tan beats Serena Williams 4-2
Tan gets to 30-30 before Williams unleashes a crazy backhand slice. After a forehand that goes just wide, the former champion follows it up with a strong backhand on the opposite side that does land in, giving him a deuce. Williams is settling in at the net when Tan is given no chance by an overhead smash, and she goes on to make another significant break. Sen.
Serena Williams 3-2 Judith Tan
Williams is 30-0 ahead thanks to two strong serves, and Tan is helpless to stop them. Tan then scores, giving Williams the lead for the first time in the game.
Serena Williams leads Harmony Tan, 2-2
Williams slams a superb return winner over the court to win the game at 15–15. Tan then evens the game once more with a double-handed backhand that evades Williams’ reach. As she makes an athletic overhead shot at the net to reach doubles and then win herself a break point, Williams has the crowd on its feet. Williams receives the break when Tan again denies her, but on the third attempt, Tan sends a forehand wide. Wimbledon 2022 Updates!
Serena Williams leads 1-2 Tan
Williams serves far better as she shows off her strength to start her opening game.
0-2 for Serena Williams *Harmony Tan
Williams seems a little stiff right now, but that is to be expected given that she hasn’t played a singles match in nearly a year. Tan isn’t having to do much right now. Although the American scores two points, her forehand now lacks control.
* Serena Williams 0-1 Harmony Tan
Williams walked onto the court to thunderous applause, and we’re up and running. Her return hasn’t gone as planned, though, as she now has to defend against three break points. Williams’ inability to control a volley allows Tan to score despite her save of one.