CHARLESTON, SC, USA
Laura Siegemund outlasted an in-form venus williams 6-4, 6-7(3), 7-5, to win her second three-setter in three days and sail into the third round of the volvo car open.
"I have no idea!" she said during her on-court interview when asked how she pulled off the win over the 2004 champion. "It was a really good match; it was going up and down. I just tried to believe in my game, and if I was down, I told myself I was going to get more chances."