Williams conqueror Tan storms into Wimbledon round of 16

The triumph of French Harmony Tan, who defeated Serena Williams in the first round at Wimbledon, continues.

The world number 115. gave the British Katie Boulter no chance at 6: 1, 6: 1 on Saturday and reached the round of 16 of the oldest tennis tournament in the world.

Tan is playing Wimbledon for the first time, and the 24-year-old has never gotten past the second round at Grand Slam level. On Tuesday she defeated the 23-time major winner Williams in three sets when she returned after a one-year break.

In the round of the top 16 there are three players who are not in the top 100 in the ranking: In addition to Tan, Tatjana Maria (No. 103) and Heather Watson (No. 121) also surprised at the All England Club.

The Briton will meet Jule Niemeier (No. 97) for her Wimbledon debut on Sunday.

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