Iga Swiatek takes picture with Serena Williams before US Open

Before the kick-off of Serena Williams ’ last ever grand slam tournament,

WTA No. 1 Iga Swiatek met with Serena at the US Open and took a spontaneous photo with the tennis legend.

“So... this is the highlight of my day."

"Congratulations on your fantastic journey and amazing career, Serena Williams."

"Massive respect for everything that you have done for tennis,” Iga Swiatek captioned the image (Twitter)

After Toronto Open, Iga Swiatek was upset that she didn’t get to play against Serena Williams.

"Pretty sad I wasn't able to play against Serena. Maybe I'll have the chance," Swiatek said.

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