Serena Williams is just four wins away from beating Steffi Graf’s career record who won 22 Grand Slam titles With the 2015 French open happening in May, Williams will be fresh after winning her 19th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open. Immediately after winning the title she told reporters that she wants to get to the 22 title However, she didn’t fail to recognize that there is still a long way to go because she first to get her 20th, 21th before clinching the 22nd . Williams agreed that there are amazing young players who are coming up and wining those titles will not be an easy task.
The French open 2015 will start on May 24th and then conclude on June 7th. This will be the second slam of the year after the Australian open in January. The French open has been the worst performed Grand slam considering that she has only won it twice, in 2003 and 2002. Williams has reached the finals of this event only on those two times that she has won. She has also finished third on four different occasions.
The 33 year old is coming off to the event after suffering a shock loss at the French open after she was beaten by Spain’s Garbine Mugurza. She is viewing this year’s tournament as a comeback as she chases Graf/s record. Williams still remains the favorite to win the touranament even though the records at Roland Garros do not favor her. It seems the American has not been caught up with age even though she is 33 years. This is evident from the success she has achieved the years 2013 and 2014. Williams played the Australian Open while struggling with outright sickness and a cough but she still managed to beat Maria Sharapova in the final whereby she won her 19th title. There are some players who are expected to pose a threat to Willams. One of them is called Petra Kyitova.