Everyone from Gabby Douglas, Larry Fitzgerald and Busta Rhymes congratulated, via Twitter, Serena Williams on her 6-3, 6-3 defeat of Caroline Wozniacki to win the 2014 U.S. Open women's title.
Serena Williams captured her Open Era record-tying sixth U.S. Open title on Sunday by defeating No. 11 Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 in the final. As Serena collapsed to the ground after finally collecting her 18th major title to tie Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova for the second most in the Open Era, the congratulations started coming in on Twitter.
Serena is a badass. Congrats to her. #USOpen— Elizabeth Banks (@ElizabethBanks) September 7, 2014
.@serenawilliams Nuff Said!— Lennox Lewis (@LennoxLewis) September 7, 2014
Well done to miss @serenawilliams on the 18!— victoria azarenka (@vika7) September 8, 2014
I want to know how many drinks Serena is going to pay for tonight— Anne Keothavong (@annekeothavong) September 7, 2014
Congratulations on #18 @serenawilliams!— Madison Keys (@Madison_Keys) September 7, 2014
Huge congrats to @serenawilliams #18— Ajla Tomljanovic (@Ajlatom) September 7, 2014
Grand slam number 18 for Serena Williams. A true champion in our sport— Melanie South (@melaniesouth) September 7, 2014
Serena Williams ties Jack Nicklaus with 18 major championships.— Mike Walker (@michaelwalkerjr) September 7, 2014
Serena dropped 32 games in 14 sets, which is just crazy ridonkulous. #usopen— Victoria Chiesa (@vrcsports) September 7, 2014