The drink is transferred from the podium after the end of the first set.
52-I racket of the world Venus Williams ordered a coffee during the match against Elina Svitolina (WTA 5) from Ukraine in the second round of the US Open in new York, writes tut.by.
Drink for 39-year-old American gave from the podium after the first set, which she lost 4:6.
Note that in the second set, Williams won three consecutive games, when the score was 3:5 held game lasting 15 minutes and performed five match points. But in the end Svitolina still completed the set in their favor (4:6) and issued an exit in the third round.
We will add that Williams is not the first time drink coffee during the game. Earlier it happened at the tournament in Cincinnati in a match with Donna Vekic from Croatia (then Venus won the meeting).
“Coffee delivery for Ms. Williams…
☕This?@Venuseswilliams | #us open pic.twitter.com/M3gmy1rDra
— US Open Tennis (@the us open) August 28, 2019