Melbourne, Australia (CNN)Serena Williams will have to wait for a record-tying 24th grand slam title -- and rematch with Naomi Osaka -- after she failed to capitalize on four match points in the Australian Open quarterfinals.
Karolina Pliskova defeated Williams 6-4 4-6 7-5, the second time the Czech has toppled the legendary American at a major, after the 2016 US Open.
Simona Halep won the first Wimbledon for Romanians, beating Serena Williams 6-2 6-2. According to CNN, Williams has not competed as much due to a knee injury this season. Even so, Williams said Halpe..