winner of the 2007 Wimbledon Women
The winner of the 2007
Wimbledon women is Venus Williams, beating Marion Bartoli at the
This was the first time players so low ranked were matching for
the Wimbledon trophy. Venus Williams (23rd) met Marion Bartoli
(20th) on Saturday at the Wimbledon women final, and won over
the French 6-4, 6-1. It took Venus less than one hour and thirty
minutes to win her fourth Championship.
Venus Williams was never favorite to win the
2007 Wimbledon by the sportsbooks. But after the Justine Henin
upset, the odds turned to her favor. For the Wimbledon final,
her odds on beating Marion Bartoli were 1/5.
Venus Williams will not only take
home the trophy, but a cool £700,000
will be added to her bank account, as well.
Published on 07/07/2007