FRIDAY'S FORECAST Partly cloudy. High of 75 degrees Fahrenheit (24 degrees Celsius). THURSDAY'S WEATHER Partly cloudy. High of 79 degrees Fahrenheit (26 degrees Celsius). THURSDAY'S WOMEN'S SEMIFINALS
No. 7 Simona Halep beat No. 8 Elina Svitolina 6-1, 6-3; No. 11 Serena Williams beat Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2. STAT OF THE DAY 37 years, 290 days - Serena Williams' age on Saturday, making her the oldest woman to play a Grand Slam final in the professional era — about a month older than Martina Navratilova was when she played the 1994 championship match at Wimbledon.
QUOTE OF THE DAY "I promise you, when I hit a volley I was like, 'Would I have made that if I didn't play doubles? I don't think so.'" - Serena Williams on whether playing mixed doubles with Andy Murray helped her perform better at the net against Barbora Strycova.
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