Serena Gets Bageled, Then Orders An Espresso And Wins! [Video]
by Tom Gainey | January 5th, 2015, 10:00 am
  • 9 Comments

What a difference an expresso makes! After losing the first set to Flavia Pennetta 60 at the Hopman Cup exo last night, Serena Williams drank an espresso and coincidently turned the match around to win 06, 63, 60.

“It’s miracle coffee,” Serena joked. “I am a coffee drinker. I didn’t have mine this morning and I was just feeling it, so I just had to get some coffee into me.

“I just asked them to get me a shot of espresso. I asked them if it was legal, because I’ve never done it before.

“I needed to wake up – it’s just the jetlag. It gets you all the time.”

Video of Serena ordering the espresso down 05 in the first set:


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9 Comments for Serena Gets Bageled, Then Orders An Espresso And Wins! [Video]

Okiegal Says:

@TX STAFF………….I’ve been waiting for this thread…….guess caffeine is legit!!


Skeezer Says:

Yeah I saw this somewhere else earlier. Star bucks or Peets will be sponsoring Serena. Watch for the patch soon, lol.. Now gotta go….my expresso is ready.


Kev Says:

It’s espresso, not expresso.


Yolita Says:

Caffeine is the PED that we are all allowed to take.


RZ Says:

I only wish espresso would do the same for my tennis game. :-)


skeezer Says:

@Kev,
Thanks for the help but that was my intention…….;)


Okiegal Says:

Skeezer, I agree with you on this one. I think she was trying to make an impression on the coffee companies……..wondering which one will
bite????? Lol


Phil C. Says:

I’d like to take this opportunity to EXpress my opinion on good coffee.If you’re tired of frothy cafe shite, take a walk on the instant side and try Moccona!


jane Says:

did anyone see the match between genie and serena? i guess serena wasn’t playing her best but still it’s a nice win for genie.

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