FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y. — Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Sussex, made her entrance to Arthur Ashe Stadium a little before 4 p.m. Saturday, not to slurp on an $18 or get a good view of the New York skyline, 10 miles to the west.
No, Meghan Markle came to support her friend and tennis champion, Serena Williams, who was aiming for her seventh US Open title and a record-tying 24th major title in the women’s final of this year’s tournament.
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The Duchess sat in the second row of Williams’ player box next to Oracene Price, Williams’ mother, and Patrick Mouratoglou, Williams’ coach. Also joining her was Serena’s sister Venus, husband Alexis Ohanian, and Vogue