Serena Williams defeated Julia Gorges in straight sets to reach the Wimbeldon Women’s Championship Match. This final gives Williams a chance to tie Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam titles.
Serena Williams was ranked #51 on Forbes’ 2017 World’s Highest-Paid Athletes list. Her career prize money is $84 million, nearly $50 million more than any female tennis player. She has over a dozen endorsements, including Nike, Gatorade, Beats by Dre, Wilson, and Intel.
Williams will face Angelique Kerber for the Wimbeldon Women’s Championship on Saturday, July 14.