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Finally tested, even trailing, at the U.S. Open, Serena Williams turned things around just in time.

Two points from defeat, Williams suddenly regained her composure and her game, coming back to win the last four games and beat No. 1-ranked Victoria Azarenka 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 on Sunday night for her fourth championship at Flushing Meadows and 15th Grand Slam title overall.

Williams improved to 26-1 since a first-round exit at the French Open in late May, winning Wimbledon and the London Olympics.
Photos: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters, Al Bello/Getty Images

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    I was watching this on TV with my dad. I was so happy for her! You go girl :)
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    I don’t especially love Serena Williams but she is human even on the court and oh-so-GIF-fable*, so there’s that. *I...
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