Sloane Stephens level-headed after slip

Updated: June 23, 2014, 1:39 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | espnW.com

LONDON -- Sloane Stephens called it "a process." She was being asked about the potential of the next group of young American women, but she was talking about herself.

"The next level" is generally how it is put, which ostensibly means winning Grand Slam tournaments and breaking into the top 10. For Stephens, the highest-ranked American woman (18th) after Serena Williams, her most prodigious accomplishment heading into Wimbledon -- six straight appearances in the second week of a ...

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