Wimbledon 2013: Serena Williams shocked in Round 4 by Sabine Lisicki

The loss ends Serena's career-best 34-match winning streak and her attempt to win a sixth title at the All England Club.

updated: July 01, 2013 21:43 IST
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London: Sabine Lisicki ended Serena Williams' reign as Wimbledon champion as the German 23rd seed clinched a stunning 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 victory over the world number one in the fourth round on Monday.

Lisicki, who plays Estonia's Kaia Kanepi for a place in the last four, has an impressive Wimbledon record, reaching the quarter-finals three times and the last four in 2011, but this incredible upset on Centre Court was by far her greatest achievement at the All England Club. (Also see: Pics - For top-seeds, Wimbledon grass is greener on the other side)

The 23-year-old has failed to make it past the fourth round in 16 Grand Slam appearances outside Wimbledon, but she comes alive on the grass-courts of south-west London.

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