Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title


Wimbledon 2019 on the BBC
Venue: All England Club Dates: 1-14 July
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Simona Halep won her first Wimbledon title and crushed Serena Williams’ latest bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title with a stunning display of athleticism.

The Romanian won 6-2 6-2 in front of an incredulous Centre Court, running after everything the American threw at her.

It is the 27-year-old former world number one’s second Grand Slam title after her 2018 French Open success.

For 37-year-old Williams, it was a third major final defeat in 12 months.

More to follow.



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