American Alison Riske upsets No. 1 seed Ashleigh Barty at Wimbledon

Meet Craig O'Shannessy the Aussie plotting Ash Barty's Wimbledon demise

Americans Serena Williams and Alison Riske clash in the 2019 WImbledon women's quarterfinals on Tuesday, each coming off impressive victories. Williams defeated Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 6-2 on Monday.

Barty's fourth-round exit meant third-ranked Karolina Pliskova, who is seeking her first Grand Slam title, could have regained the world No. 1 ranking reaching the Wimbledon final.

"For me, I love to try to integrate them both. I had to take it to Ash".

Barty was all business during week one at the All England Club, steamrolling her way into the fourth round easily and her ruthless streak was on show to begin Manic Monday - one of the best days of the entire Grand Slam when all the remaining big names come out to play.

On the prospect of facing Williams for a place in the last four, she said: "Bring it on!"

The French Open champion had flawless start with four aces in a row in her first service game. The Riske return game was key today: She won eight of 10 points played on Barty's second serve in the final set.

Riske, unseeded and ranked 55th in the world, is a surprise victor but she has showed her form here already, coming from a set down to overcome the 13th seed Belinda Bencic in the previous round.

"Tough one. I think I started well". "I had to play aggressive".

"Today was a great preparation for me going into the Serena match". "I feel confident that I can actually move and I don't have to go for winners so soon because I'm in pain", she told reporters. They were doubles partners in the 2015 Fed Cup when the US faced Italy.

"I think Ali will be ready".

"I do know I issue I always be pleased belief in myself, but you know, that you would have the ability to examine in my reaction after the match, I used to be so disquieted, and that used to be positively a indubitably appropriate moment", she acknowledged.

United States family blames cruise company for toddler's death
The Daily Mail posted the new image on July 9, showing the open window, investigators, police tape, and other people. There is surveillance video of the incident and he said his team is working to get a copy of it.

Williams, who missed about a year of play when she had a baby in 2017 but returned to the tour in 2018, had not played before Wimbledon since the third round of the French Open - skipping the grass-court warm-up tournaments. "I think when I'm doing that, my best tennis kind of comes from that".

"I wish I could get married more often", said Riske with a grin.

Riske, who had spent four more hours on court than the Australian in getting this far, retrieved the break in the eighth game but it was a brief reprieve as Barty took the opener. And while the likes of Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios are known to use their press conferences to slam other players, 23-year-old Barty remained all class until the very end. "Like, OK, finally I can play tennis". She toppled the top seed 3-6, 6-2, 6-3. She easily closed it out from there.

"Also proud of the fact what we've been able to do over the last eight weeks".

"I have some really good memories [of the U.S. Open] from previous year". "She was great to everybody".

Mair is confident he has the Williams vs. Riske victor, and he's going big on how long the match lasts.

If the score had reached 12-12, the pair would have played the first deciding-set tiebreaker since Wimbledon introduced new rules for this year's tournament.

Britain's Jo Konta staggered away from a head-on collision with twice champion Petra Kvitova at Wimbledon for a three-set victory which put her in the quarter-finals, and instantly installed her among the favourites for the title.

The set stayed on serve, going to 3-3 but Barty would not win another game. Martic called for medical treatment on her left leg after the first game of the second set, and her movement appeared to be hampered the rest of the way.

Halep next will face Zhang Shuai of China, a 6-4, 1-6, 6-2 victor over Dayana Yastremska of Ukraine.

The Belgian beat Spain's Fernando Verdasco 7-6 (11/9), 2-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Related News:

Most liked

The Bachelorette's Jed Wyatt Asks Fans To Stop Harassing His Family
The boyishly charming Pilot Pete took Hannah on a flight over the Los Angeles area, even passing over the famed Bachelor mansion. But fear not, rose lovers - it seems as if Luke's horrific departure is just around the corner. "Today was a really good day".

Burger King Adds $1 Crispy Taco to Menus Nationwide
What Burger King didn't mention in the announcement, however, is just how long Burger King tacos have been kicking around for. Burger King is about to make vegetarian fast-food options far more exciting with the arrival of its new Halloumi burger.

Signing New Tottenham Hotspur Contract No-Brainer - Harry Winks
Winks came through the Tottenham academy and has gone on to appear more than 100 times for the Spurs first team. He is likely to leave the Cottagers this summer in order to continue playing in the Premier League.

Sanders ‘Not a Big Fan’ of Steyer Entering 2020 Race
But in January, he announced that he wouldn't run for president, deciding to instead pour money into helping Democrats in 2020. Steyer has previously said he disagreed tactically with Democratic leaders' approach to dealing with President Trump.

You Can Finally Cast Your Amazon Prime Videos
After over a year and a half of this dispute, YouTube is once again available for the Fire TV. Meanwhile, Amazon has also enabled casting support in its Prime Video app on Android and iOS.

Netflix announces animated original series 'The Cuphead Show'
Cuphead , with its lovely hand-drawn visuals, is one of the few games out there that lends perfectly to an animated adaptation. Netflix Animation will produce the series, which will be executive produced by Emmy and Annie award victor Dave Wasson .

Megan Rapinoe accepts Dems' invite for soccer team to visit Capitol Hill
Following the USWNT's win on Sunday, she called for changes from Federation Internationale de Football Association and U.S. Soccer in the pay structure of soccer, where women at the highest level are paid far less than their male counterparts.

Validity of Obama health care law at issue in appeal hearing
The outcome will apply to all states, but is expected to be appealed to the US Supreme Court . The third judge on the panel, Carolyn Dineen King, was appointed by President Jimmy Carter.

Halep holds off Zhang to return to Wimbledon semis
The most recent match between these two players was earlier in the season at the Qatar Open where Simona Halep won in 3 sets. Halep said she now feels much more comfortable on grass having struggled on many of her previous appearances.

US Billionaire Accused of Sex Trafficking
Also available on Getty, the caption reads: " New York Jeffrey Epstein attends Launch of Radar Magazine at Hotel QT". He spent 13 months in jail and registered as a sex offender, avoiding a possible life sentence.

John Daly withdraws from British Open after being denied golf cart
Daly's decision was announced Tuesday by the R&A, which confirmed Kevin Streelman as Daly's replacement at Royal Portrush. Daly is exempt from qualifying, like all British Open winners, until he is aged 60.

Watch dancing, head-banging cockatoo bust out its repertoire of rock moves
The first study showed that Snowball indeed anticipated the beat, bobbing his head and stomping his feet in time to the music. All told , the video captured Snowball completing 14 dance movements and two composite movements.

Serena Williams Pens Powerful Essay About "Excruciating" US Open Match
In the way you're asking your question, you're being quite disrespectful and you're patronising me. Through the exchange, Williams writes, she realized why she had struggled to "get over" the U.S.

A$AP Rocky Reportedly Suffering Unsafe, Inhumane Conditions In Swedish Jail
Since the arrest, A$AP Rocky has missed scheduled performances at the Open'er Festival in Poland as well as Longitude in Ireland. The water is not clean and the food is not edible, which caused Rocky to only eat an apple a day for the first couple of days.

Eric Swalwell Drops Out of Presidential Race, Tom Steyer Steps In
Swalwell's departures still leaves a crowded Democratic field that includes: former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Swalwell consistently polled in the bottom tier of candidates, failing to even register support in some polls .