Found September 08, 2013 on Tennis Panorama :
(September 8, 2013) No. 1 Serena Williams won her 17th career major by defeating windy conditions and No. 2 Victoria Azarenka in the finals of the US Open 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1  on Sunday evening.  It’s her fifth US Open title. Her 17th major title ties her with current ATP player Roger Federer and puts her one behind Chris Evert[…]
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