Venus Williams is, at 37 years old, the oldest dame to play into the second week at Wimbledon since Martina Navratilova in 1994
Venus Williams is, at 37 years old, the oldest female to contact the fourth round at Wimbledon since Martina Navratilova was the same age when she was the tournaments runner-up in 1994.
Williams drummed 19 -year-old Naomi Osaka of Japan 7-6( 3 ), 6-4 in the third round, and will face another 19 -year-old on Monday with a quarterfinal place at bet, Ana Konjuh of Croatia.
The 10 th-seeded Williams is a five-time champion at the All England Club.
Williams is one of four Americans remaining in the ladies singles draws, more than any other society. The others Coco Vandeweghe, Alison Riske and Shelby Rogers each play their third-round parallels on Saturday.
This is Williams firstly tournament since a two-car disintegrate in Florida last-place month that police say she induced. A 78 -year-old man in the other automobile, Jerome Barsons, died about two weeks after. On Friday, it was divulged the vehicles involved in the incident could be examined by experts next week.
The Palm Beach Post has pointed out that advocates representing Williams and the family Barsons agreed at a Friday court hearing on how they will examine the cars, who the hell is being held at a tow ground. The advocates agreed to exchange data downloaded from the onboard computer systems in their clients autoes. The data could provide details such as private vehicles hasten and restraint during the second before the 9 June crash.
Barsons croaked 23 June and his estate is suing Williams. Palm Beach Gardens police say Williams drove her Toyota SUV into the path of the Hyundai sedan driven by Barsons wife. Williams has not been quoted or charged.