June 1, 2019 / 6:25 PM / 4 months ago

Tennis: Serena knocked out of French Open in third round

Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - June 1, 2019. Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts during her third round match against Sofia Kenin of the U.S. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

PARIS (Reuters) - Former world number one Serena Williams was knocked out in the third round of the French Open following a 6-2 7-5 defeat by fellow American Sofia Kenin on Saturday.

Williams, the 10th seed, was chasing a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title.

Reporting by Julien Pretot; editing by Pritha Sarkar

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