Serena Williams: A Sports Icon

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Serena Williams suffered a stunning loss at the US Open on Sunday, dropping her third-round match to Karolina Pliskova 6-2, 7-6 (5).

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The defeat ended Williams' quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, 

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It was her earliest exit from the US Open since she lost in the second round back in 2014.

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Williams had been on a roll leading up to the US Open, winning Wimbledon and the Australian Open earlier this year. 

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But she got off to a slow start against Pliskova, who took control of the match from the outset.

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Williams fought back in the second set, but she was ultimately undone by her own errors. 

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Pliskova will now face Madison Keys in the fourth round.

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It was a disappointing result for Williams, but she can take solace in the fact that she's still one of the greatest players in the history of the sport.

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Serena Williams is a sporting and cultural icon who amassed 23 Grand Slam singles titles in her 27-year career. 

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Despite her early exit from the US Open, Williams still ranks among the greatest athletes of all time. 

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She has inspired millions of people around the world with her athleticism and her determination to succeed. 

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Williams is a role model for young girls everywhere, and she will undoubtedly continue to make an impact on the world of sports for many years to come.

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