Serena Williams knocks out World No. 1 Halep in Aus Open

Serena Williams [back to camera] is chasing a 24th Grand Slam[/caption]Serena Williams put up a sterling performance in the Round of 16 of the Australian Open on Monday to oust World Number 1 Simona Halep. The women’s singles match at the Rod Laver Arena was deemed the final before the final. But it was the the 23-Grand Slam champion who came out victorious. She won the first set 6-1 but the Romanian fought back to win the second. A third set ending 6-4 went the way of the mother of one. Serena Williams will next face World Number 7 Karolina Pliskova in the quarter finals. Source: 3news.com|Ghana]]>

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