US Open 2016: How Twitter reacted to the top ranked Angelique Kerber's title win

New York: Germany's Angelique Kerber, who recently acquired the World No 1 ranking dethroning Serena Williams, won the US Open title on Saturday with a battling 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 victory over Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic.

It was Kerber's second Slam of the season after winning a first major at the Australian Open in January.

How Angelique Kerber's US Open win played out on Twitter:

- Former Australian F1 driver Mark Webber

- Ex-British tour player Anne Keothavong, now a TV pundit.

- Billie Jean King

- Brad Gilbert, former player and coach, now analyst for US television.

- Fellow German player and former Wimbledon runner-up Sabine Lisicki.

— Marion bartoli (@bartoli_marion) September 10, 2016

- France's former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli.

- Martina Navratilova.


Updated Date: Sep 11, 2016 11:48 AM

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