When it rains, it pours on Venus Williams’ match point Williams’ third-round match against Daria Kasatkina held for rain
Venus Williams was ONE – say it with me – ONE point away from moving onto the fourth round at this year’s Wimbledon tournament. What could possibly get in the way of Williams getting match point against Russian Daria Kasatkina?
A torrential downpour. With nothing but blue skies and not a single cloud in sight.
— Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 1, 2016
As she looked toward the sky in disgust, you could read it on her face as she thought, “Really?! Seriously, right now?”
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During the break, she kept limber and loose by stretching in the hallway.
— Pam Shriver (@PHShriver) July 1, 2016
Williams won the first set, 7-5, dropped the second, 4-6, and when the game resumed, took the third set, 10-8, against the 19-year-old.