When Anett Kontaveit was getting ready for the U.S. Open, little did she understand how a lot of a spectacle her second match would turn out to be.
The world No. 2 misplaced to Serena Williams on Wednesday evening, experiencing a real road-game environment as a lot of the gang was on Williams’ facet. Many stars had been available to attend Williams’ closing event, from Tiger Woods to Zendaya, one thing Kontaveit wasn’t anticipating.
After the loss, Kontaveit took to Instagram to precise how wild the whole evening was.
“Someday ur in Soho consuming boba with ur mum the subsequent day ur taking part in tennis towards Serena in entrance of Zendaya. Life is loopy,” she wrote, together with a montage of images from her time in New York Metropolis.
The 26 year-old Estonian has but to make it previous the quarterfinals of a significant, however her rise to being ranked No. 2 on the earth ought to imply she could have loads of alternatives to make a run for a significant title sooner or later.
Nevertheless, drawing Serena Williams within the second spherical of her final main is hard luck for any participant, not to mention somebody with none connection to the U.S. Open crowd.
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