The unseeded American Sloane Stephens has won the 2017 U.S. Open on the women's side. On the men's side, it was the victorious Rafael Nadal who was named the champion. Sloane Stephens is without a doubt an inspiration for young girls and women in tennis and or sports. Women tennis players or women, in general, may have something they are working on that might not be going their way and are ready to throw in the towel. But with Stephens athleticism and drive, this can shift people's gears. So what's the moral of the story? Don't give up!

Sloane Stephens

It is evident that she is such a beautiful tennis player with a great sense of humor. She is also a beautiful person inside and out. It is so great to have such a wonderful representative of tennis for women. It is great to have a champion who is strong and composed on the court. Overall, it was a great victory that she will never forget. Congratulations to Sloane Stephens who has paid homage to her Trinidad roots. Her motivation is definitely contagious.

A great story

Stephens has a great story that must be shared with the world. An inspiring story of coming back from an injury and making it happen on the big stage.

It was an amazing win and a flawless game. In addition, an exceedingly gracious embrace of her friend Madison Keys whom she played and defeated.

Many can't wait to see what she will continue to accomplish in her tennis career. Her hard work and journey have been an inspiration to many people. Evidently, her hard work has paid off and it shows through her tears.

When winning the U.S. Open brings tears to your eyes, you know that is something that you love to do. That it is your passion and that you wouldn't see yourself doing anything else.


"It shows you what happens when something you love is taken away from you." The road to recovery for Sloane Stephens ends with a U.S.

Open. Sloane is a panther and a warrior on the court. It was a beautiful match to witness as a sports fan. If you watched the match you would have seen an inner Serena or Sharapova within her. As with each ball she hit, it was with a grunt or high pitched screech.

Four different ladies have been champions in four grand slams for 2017, which is amazing. On the 29th of July, Stephens was ranked 957th in the world. Six weeks later on September 9th, she was named the U.S. Open champion. Sloane Stephens doesn't have to be the next Serena Williams.

She can be the first Sloane and that's good too. Many are happy for both of them. According to ESPN Stats & Info on Twitter, she is the first woman in an open era to clinch a U.S. Open title with a 6-0 set since Chris Evert in 1976, against Evonne Goolagong.