Williams achieves 700th career win in Miami Open

The world no. 1 player and the tennis star Serena Williams achieved another landmark when she defeated Sabine Lisicki at the Miami Open. She beat Lisicki by 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 6-3. Serena Williams have now become the eighth player in the world tennis to reach 700 WTA Tour match wins. Earlier Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Steffi Graf, Virginia Wade, Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario, Lindsay Davenport and Conchita Martinez have achieved this goal.

Serena Williams have many trophies and victories in her shiny career but it this achievement is really bigger than all. Sabine Lisicki was palying well and Williams had tough time during the early set. She was hitting her rocket in frustration. Nothing was going on her ways she made many mistakes.

Williams won the first set luckily because Lisicki tremble in the tiebreaker. Williams was in deep trouble in the third set when she was behind by 15-30 but she played well from here and eventually proved that why she is the no. 1 player in the world. She got a 3-0 lead, and finally thrash the word’s 27 seeded German player Lisicki by 7-6(4), 1-6, 6-3.

It was not her best day but he won her match and storm into the semi final. She will now face No. 3 Simona Halepon at Thursday night.

The tournament organizers brought a special cake on the court to celebrate Williams achievement .William was not aware about her achievement and said “I had no idea,”.