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    Serena Williams Wins @ W&S Open - Cincinnati, Ohio


    Cincinnati, Ohio  - Serena Williams won in the 3rd round against Karin Knapp at the W&S Open, August 20, 2015. I teamed up with Edward Williams and Ebonicity TV to capture photos and video clips from the day! It was great to see Serena in Action!


    Photos by Greg Reese


    Thursday Attendance eclipsed 26,000 attendees for the first time in tournament history with 26,338. The night session attendance of 12,557 is also an all time record for a night...


    The Western & Southern Open is the nation's oldest professional tennis tournament played in its city of origin.


    First played in 1899 on the site of current day Xavier University, the Open has been a fixture in the Queen City for more than a century. The champions list reads like a who's who of tennis greats, with more than 100 International Tennis Hall of Famers having played in Cincinnati over the years.




    Edward Williams wrote:
    Serena Williams displayed power, purpose, and poise; while easily dispatching Karin Knapp in less than an hour. All eyes will be on Center Court at the Western & Southern Open today, as Serena heads into the quarterfinals to face rival, Ana Ivanovic.

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