Serena Williams reveals who inspired her return to tennis

Serena Williams says golfer Tiger Woods helped her find the motivation to go out and give it her all one last time.

On Wednesday, Serena defeated 2nd-seeded Estonian player Anett Kontaveit 7-6 (4) 2-6 6-2 and reach the US Open 3rd round.

The match was watched by 29,959 spectators, setting a new attendance record at us open tennis tournament.

Tiger Woods, one of the greatest golfers in history, visited and supported Serena Williams.

"He's one of the reasons I'm here, one of the main reasons I'm still playing," Williams said

"When you can rely on someone like that, I mean, my goodness, he's Tiger Woods, it was really helpful to get clarity." Serena Williams said

It remains to be seen how far can Serena Williams go in her final grand slam tournament.

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