Sloane Stephens Takes The Title at U.S. Open Final

Sloane Stephens is now a Grand Slam Champion after beating Madison Keys by 6-3, 6-0, in just 61 minutes in the U.S. Open final. 

"Stephens, who will rise to No. 17 from No. 83 on Monday, is the first American woman not named Williams to win a Grand Slam singles title since Jennifer Capriati at the 2002 Australian Open. Stephens also joins a prestigious group of African-American winners of the U.S. championship, which began with Althea Gibson 60 years ago." via New York Times

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