“Serena Williams May Really Feel Extra Snug”- Former World No.03 Predicts An Advantage Of Playing US Open Behind Closed Doors


Serena Williams

The 2020 US Open will be different from events before held in the Flushing Meadows because of no spectators on the stands. Meanwhile, Former US Open finalist hopes on Serena Williams would feel more comfortable as if no fans at the stadium.  

Hall of fame Pam Shriver who won 21 Doubles Grand Slam titles and reached finals in the singles event in 1978 US Open said, “Without the crowds there, I would not be shocked if she really feels rather less stress.”

Pam Shriver

“Serena has felt lots of feelings on the US Open” – Pam Shriver

While Williams is chasing her 24th Grand Slam title, She lost US Open finals in 2018 and 2019.  Additionally, She said in the BBC interview, “Serena has felt lots of feelings on the US Open by means of the years, therefore many a meltdown.”

Former doubles world number one also added, “I really feel like lots of older athletes are in a position to deal with slightly bit extra as a result of they’ve had lots of life experiences.”

Serena Williams

Current Television analyst said, “This pandemic has actually put a toll on lots of people and lots of people in your loved ones, so far as how they’re feeling much more anxious.”

“For those who’ve been by means of rather a lot, as Serena has, she may really feel extra snug taking part in below these circumstances than different athletes.”, Pam Shriver concluded.

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Moreover, Serena Williams has won six titles in the US Open in her career. Additionally, World No.09 has a good chance to win one more title in the upcoming event due to less competition and perfect preparation. Notably, US Open 2020 will begin from 31st this month in Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, New York. 


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