Twenty years after an improbable run at the age of 17 to her maiden US Open victory, Serena Williams is running out of records to break.
Serena Williams claimed her 100th win at the U.S. Open in style on Tuesday, dismantling her quarter-final opponent Wang Qiang 6-1 6-0 in a blistering 44-minute performance that ended any questions over a twisted ankle from the previous round.
Serena Williams charged into the US Open quarter-finals on Sunday, but it may have come at a price as the six-times champion suffered a right ankle injury.
Serena Williams survived a second-round scare at the US Open on Wednesday with a 5-7 6-3 6-1 win over American wildcard Catherine McNally to keep alive her hopes of securing a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title.
Serena Williams will resume her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at the US Open on Wednesday while holder Novak Djokovic and five-times champion Roger Federer also seek passage to the third round.