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Madison Keys faces Sloane Stephens in the first all-American women’s final at the US Open since Serena Williams defeated her sister Venus Williams in the 2002 final. It will be the first Grand Slam title match for both.15th seed Keys thoroughly dominated CoCo Vandeweghe in a 6-1, 6-2 victory in the semi-finals on Thursday night while Stephens edged seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 in the semi-finals by taking the last three games.
The all-American women’s final is set. Two rising stars will meet in their first Major final as the unseeded Sloane Stephens and 15th seed Madison Keys face off. Interestingly it is also the first time two African American women other than the Williams sisters have met in a Slam final. Keys is at long last living up to her potential by adding finesse to her power game. Stephens, who was ranked 934 a month ago, continues her impressive comeback. But who will walk away triumphant from the final.
Keys and Stephens have only met once, which was back in 2015 in the Miami Open in the second round. Stephens won that match, winning 6-4 6-2. But both women have gone through their own transformations since then. Stephens once relied on her natural athletic ability to win matches and seemed to lack urgency.
But under new coach Kamau Murray, her preparation for matches has improved and she looks to be working harder on and off the court. She has reaped the rewards with semifinal runs in Toronto and Cincinnati and now has the chance at glory in New York. Keys has also benefited from having a new coach in her corner. Three-time Grand Slam champion,