NEW YORK, NY, USA - For the second year in a row, Serena Williams found herself on the wrong end of a stunning semifinal upset at Flushing Meadows, going down to an inspired Karolina Pliskova in straight sets.
The repercussions were wide-reaching, not only wrecking William's bid for a record 23rd Grand Slam but also confirming that the other finalist, Angelique Kerber, will rise to World No.1 at the conclusion of the tournament.
In the latest Daily Dispatch, Italian journalist Luca Baldissera joins once again to try and make sense of a remarkable evening under the lights:
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