More blues for Sloane Stephens

Updated: March 26, 2013, 7:44 AM ET
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- Immediately after she broke through in spectacular fashion at the Australian Open, beating her idol, Serena Williams, in the quarterfinals, Sloane Stephens reached into her tennis bag and checked her phone.

There were 145 messages. Afterward the 19-year-old Floridian said, "I hope to have a lot more Twitter followers."

Be careful what you wish for, for fame and fortune require a price -- consistently excellent results in one's chosen field.

We are happy ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?