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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 05: Sloane Stephens of the United States celebrates after defeating Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia in their Women's Singles Quarter Final match on Day Nine of the 2017 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 5, 2017 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 05: Sloane Stephens of the United States celebrates after defeating Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia in their Women's Singles Quarter Final match on Day Nine of the 2017 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 5, 2017 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)

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Sloane Stephens, who has jumped more than 900 positions in the world rankings in a month, reached her first major final, defeating Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 at the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York.

Stephens defeats Williams for US Open finals

Sloane Stephens, who has jumped more than 900 positions in the world rankings in a month, reached her first major final, defeating Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 at the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York.