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Q. Wang (CHN)
S. Williams (USA)
|Q. Wang (CHN) (27)||6||6(2)||7|
|S. Williams (USA) ||4||7(7)||5|
|Set won by Q. Wang||7 - 5||Q. Wang leads 2 to 1|
|Set won by S. Williams||6(2) - 7(7)||S. Williams has tied the match at 1 set all|
|Set won by Q. Wang||6 - 4||Q. Wang leads 1 to 0|
Qiang Wang has the unenviable task of trying to stop an in-form Serena Williams. Join The Roar to see how their Australian Open encounter plays out with live scores from around 12:30pm (AEDT).
These two have only met once before, when Williams handed Wang a 6-1, 6-0 defeat at last year’s US Open. Both players are coming off two straight-sets victories to get to the third round, although Wang was forced into a tiebreak in her opening match of the tournament.
Start time: 12:30pm (AEDT) – estimated time only. Match will begin after Barty vs Rybakina
Court: Rod Laver Arena
Odds: Wang $7, Williams $1.08
Head-to-head: Williams 1-0
Ranking: Wang 29, Williams 9
Career titles: Wang 2, Williams 73