Australian Open 2017: Serena beats sister Venus for record 23rd slam title

In Australian Open 2017 tennis, Serena Williams beat her sister Venus Williams in the final today to win her 23rd Grand Slam singles title. The dominant American swept past her rival 6-4, 6-4 on Rod Laver Arena to finally clinch the record for Open-era major titles, nearly 18 years after winning her first. 

This is also her a seventh Australian Open win and her 23rd Grand Slam victory since the game turned professional in 1968.

Source- BBC Sports News

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