He faced the Australian Ajla Tomljanović this Friday. 

He faced the Australian Ajla Tomljanović this Friday. 

In a match that made her legend even bigger, Serena Williams was eliminated this Friday by Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic in the third round of the US Open, in what could have been the last match of her career.

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She faced the Australian  Ajla Tomljanović this Friday. 

At almost 41 years old, Williams saved up to five match points in the final set before falling to Tomljanovic 7-5, 6-7 (4-7) and 6-1 after three hours of a highly emotional match. br>
Serena, who amazed the world with two epic victories in this Grand Slam, has avoided confirming if she will put an end to her career once eliminated from this US Open, as she hinted last month.

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” Thank you, dad; thank you, mom… Thank you to those who have been with me for two decades. It all started with my parents and they deserve everything. They are tears of happiness. Thank you Venus. For her there is Serena, “Serena said through tears to the end of the game while being applauded.

Williams gave a moving speech on the court in which she ruled out rethinking her announced retirement from tennis, although she left one last loophole open. “Are you going to reconsider?” They asked a Williams who could barely hold back her tears. “I don't think so… but you never know,” said the American

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