Tennis celebrity Serena Williams took the sports world via storm Wednesday night time

after eliminating the No. 2 seed Anett Kontaveit within the 2nd spherical of america Open.

In what might have been the closing professional in shape of her profession, instead,

the 23-time primary champion is advancing to the third round after an epic 3-set suit at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

While Williams, forty, lately announced her plans to retire from tennis,

she is simply displaying no fundamental signs and symptoms of slowing down,

at least this week. On Monday night time, she defeated Danka Kovinić in directly sets.

with Wednesday’s victory within the bag, she’ll have the chance to develop to the fourth spherical.

 That match is ready for Friday against Ajla Tomljanovic, a 29-yr-old Australian who is ranked 46th.