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The Chirp: Serena Williams Upset at U.S. Open

Sep 12 2015
The Players' Tribune
The Voice of the Game
Sep 12 2015

Serena Williams headed into her U.S. Open semifinal against Roberta Vinci two wins away from completing a calendar-year Grand Slam.

There will be no Grand Slam. Vinci defeated Williams, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4, stunning the tournament’s No. 1 seed to reach her first Grand Slam final. As the upset unfolded, athletes from across the sports world took to Twitter to react:


The Players' Tribune
The Voice of the Game