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Serena Williams Ousted From Wimbledon Final In Straight Sets

Serena Williams celebrating.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 28: Serena Williams of the United States celebrates in her Women's Singles Final match against Venus Williams of the United States on day 13 of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

The greatest female tennis player in history, and perhaps the greatest tennis player period, just lost. Serena Williams made the women's final of Wimbledon after dropping just one set in the entire tournament.

On Saturday, she dropped two more sets to lose the Wimbledon Final in straight sets to Angelique Kerber.

Williams was attempting to win her 24th Grand slam title, which would have tied her with Margaret Court who dominated in the 1960's and early 70's. Serena already owns the record for most titles won during the Open Era.

Kerber won the first set 6-3. Then took over in the second set to win the match 6-3, 6-3.

Kerber was just as dominant as Williams in the Wimbledon tournament heading into the final. She dropped just one set en route to her match with Serena - and ended the tournament dropping just one set the entire time.

Williams was forced into her second tough exit from a Grand Slam tournament. She was forced to withdraw from the French Open with a strained muscle.

This is Angelique Kerber's third Grand Slam title and her first Wimbledon title.