Sloane Stephens trashed Madison Keys in US Open 2017 on Saturday. She has won her first grand slam title, beating American Madison Keys 6-3, 6-0 in the final.She is also the first American female player outside the Williams family to win a Grand Slam title in the last 15 years.
Jennifer Capriati was the last US women's tennis player to win a major, besides the Williams sisters. She won the Australian Open in 2002.
Stephens will earn $3,700,000 for winning the US Open, nearly doubling her career prize money entering the tournament ($4,519,709). “I should just retire now,” Stephens says. “I told Maddy, I’m never going to be able to top this.”
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