Sofia #Kenin gets it done! A tough week for Kenin, but the Australian Open champion takes out Anna-Lena#Friedsam 6-2 4-6 6-4 to claim the Lyon title. Second title of the season, fifth career title for the American.
Sofia Kenin, the 21-year-old American who took down Aussie Ash Barty on her way to the final, is now the youngest Australian Open singles champion in 12 years after claiming her first Grand Slam title. | @RobWaters10
PHENOM WINS GRAND SLAM: American tennis pro, Sofia Kenin, has won her first grand slam title while also making history. @dianermacedo has more on the victory that the 21-year-old star calls an “American Dream."
21-year-old Sofia Kenin has become the youngest to defeat a World No. 1 at the Australian Open since 20-year-old Maria Sharapova in 2008 & youngest American woman to beat a World No. 1 at a major since 20-year-old Serena Williams beat her sister Venus in the 2002 Wimbledon Final.
15-year-old Coco Gauff is set to take on 21-year-old Sofia Kenin in the @AustralianOpen Round of 16 on ESPN2. It's the 1st time 2 American women age 21-or-younger reached the Round of 16 at the @AustralianOpen since the Williams sisters in 2001 (Serena 19, Venus 20).
Bianca Andreescu has become the first Canadian woman in 40 years to reach Rogers Cup semifinals. The teenager upset third-seed Karolina Pliskova and will face American Sofia Kenin next.