Revealed: Iga Swiatek matches Serena Williams in historic feat as she reaches Italian Open semifinals

World No.1 Iga Swiatek has been breaking records one after the other. After her quarterfinal win over America’s Madison Keys 6-1, 6-3 in the Italian Open, which she wrapped up in 77 minutes, Swiatek pushed her ranking points to 11,085, the highest in her career so far.

This made her the only second player after tennis great and former World No. 1 Serena Williams to break the 11,000-point mark in the WTA Rankings. Apart from this historic feat, Swiatek is also on the verge of equaling another record of Williams if she ends up winning the Italian Open.