Sloane Stephens wins the 2017 US Open!
The 24 year-old American Sloane Stephens won her first major title at the 2017 US Open. In the final she defeated Madison Keys 6:3 6:0.
She returned to tennis at Wimbledon earlier this summer after a long absence from tour due to an injury. In London she lost in the first round. She then travelled to Toronto where she reached the SFs. In Cincinnati she reached SFs again. In New York no one could stop her. With the win she raises to no. 17 in WTA rankings on Monday. Just weeks earlier she entered Toronto tournament ranked... no. 934. Quite a comeback!