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Serena Williams of the United States returns a (Credit: Getty)

Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States during the round match on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams vs. Sloane Stephens at the 2013 U.S. Open

Serena Williams defeated Sloane Stephens, 6-4, 6-1, in a fourth-round women's singles match at the 2013 U.S. Open.

Serena Williams (USA) reacts to winning her match
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Serena Williams (USA) reacts to winning her match against Sloane Stephens (USA) during women's singles at the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams (USA) reacts to winning a point
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Serena Williams (USA) reacts to winning a point in the second set against Sloane Stephens (USA) during women's singles at the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens with the forehand return against Serena
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Sloane Stephens with the forehand return against Serena Williams in their fourth round match. (Sept. 1, 2013)

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Sloane Stephens (USA) meets Serena Williams (USA) at
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Sloane Stephens (USA) meets Serena Williams (USA) at the net after their women's singles match at the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams with the running forehand return against
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Serena Williams with the running forehand return against Sloane Stephens in their fourth round match. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Willams chases down a low ball hit
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Serena Willams chases down a low ball hit by Sloane Stephens during their fourth round match. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens with the backhand return against Serena
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Sloane Stephens with the backhand return against Serena Williams in their fourth round match. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams dives for the return against Sloane
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Serena Williams dives for the return against Sloane Stephens in their fourth round match. (Sept. 1, 2013)

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Sloane Stephens follows through with the serve against
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Sloane Stephens follows through with the serve against Serena Williams in their fourth round match. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the US plays a shot
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Serena Williams of the US plays a shot against compatriot Sloane Stephens during a 2013 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the US plays a shot
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Serena Williams of the US plays a shot against compatriot Sloane Stephens during a 2013 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the US plays a shot
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Serena Williams of the US plays a shot against compatriot Sloane Stephens during a 2013 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot
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Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Serena Williams of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

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Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot
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Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Serena Williams of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot
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Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Serena Williams of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens of United States reacts during her
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Sloane Stephens of United States reacts during her women's singles fourth round match against Serena Williams of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the United States looks on
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Serena Williams of the United States looks on during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the United States returns a
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Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

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Serena Williams of the United States returns a
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Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the United States looks on
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Serena Williams of the United States looks on during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the United States celebrates a
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Serena Williams of the United States celebrates a point during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the United States returns a
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Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States during the round match on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot
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Sloane Stephens of United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Serena Williams of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

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Serena Williams of the United States returns a
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Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Serena Williams of the US plays a shot
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Serena Williams of the US plays a shot against compatriot Sloane Stephens during a 2013 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. (Sept. 1, 2013)

Sloane Stephens of United States looks on during
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Sloane Stephens of United States looks on during her women's singles fourth round match against Serena Williams of the United States on Day Seven of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept. 1, 2013)

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