With Serena's Win, Three American Women In Australian Open Semifinals

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Serena Williams celebrates her victory against Johanna Konta in their women's singles quarterfinal match on Day 10 of the Australian Open in Melbourne on Jan. 25, 2017. (Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Images)
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Serena Williams has advanced into the semifinals of the Australian Open after beating Johanna Konta of the U.K. Wednesday, and there are now three American women in the semifinals: Serena, her sister Venus Williams and Coco Vandeweghe.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks with ESPN commentator Pam Shriver (@PHShriver) about the significance of so many Americans in the semis.

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