Reactions after Serena Williams' U.S. Open defeat

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Serena Williams lost to Ajla Tomljanovic on Friday night at the U.S. Open, in what was supposed to be her final match of her career.

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“(at)serenawilliams you’re literally the greatest on and off the court. Thank you for inspiring all of us to pursue our dreams. I love you little sis!!!!!!” — Tiger Woods

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“All heart. So much love.” — Alexis Ohanian, Williams’ husband, via Twitter.

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 It is because of you I believe in this dream. The impact you’ve had on me goes beyond any words that can be put together and for that I say thank you, thank you, thank you

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Reaction to Serena Williams’ loss Friday night to Ajla Tomljanovic at the U.S. Open in what was expected to be the final match of her career

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 It’s been the pleasure of a lifetime to watch you become what you have. Can’t wait to see what you do next. Thank you my old friend.”  Tennis Hall of Famer Andy Roddick,

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After losing to Australia's Ajla Tomljanovi in the third round of the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York, Serena Williams' illustrious tennis career is probably over.

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The 23-time grand slam singles winner irrevocably changes not only tennis but also the entire world of sports.

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For the first time ever, Tomljanovi goes to the round of 16 at the US Open after winning the more than three-hour match 7-5 6-7(4) 6-1.

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When Serena Williams entered the U.S. Open, she was considered a sentimental long shot with a 50-1 chance of winning the competition. That has altered.

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Serena William' husband react after winning match