Serena Williams is on her Way to the #USOpen Final, Where She will Compete for her 24th Grand Slam Title with Bianca Andreescu

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Serena Williams’ first grand slam victory was 20 years ago this month. She was 17 years-old.

Over the past 20 years, Serena Williams has won 29% of women’s grand slams, one of them while pregnant.

She’s about to walk into her 33rd final. She turns 38 in three weeks.

Serena Williams moved into a 10th US Open final and picked up a record-equaling 101st win in New York by routing Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1 but the number she might still be preoccupied with is 24.

Collecting a 24th major Saturday would tie the American with Margaret Court for tennis’ all-time lead, and the 37-year-old is hoping to get over the finish line after losing her last three grand slam finals — which had never previously happened in her storied three-decade career.

On the other side of the net will be fellow North American Bianca Andreescu, the 19-year-old Canadian who rallied to defeat Belinda Bencic 7-6(3) 7-5 and make a maiden grand slam final.

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