"She's walking, maybe a little too fast", she said. "I think it's just not fair".
Let others shrug at this latest accomplishment, as if all it signified were merely another chance at another in a long line of trophies.
The sheer energy it took to stay with the 25th seed eventually took its toll, though, and Williams was ruthless in converting.
Williams, who is in a major final just 13 matches into a stirring comeback, said, "This is insane, I don't know how to feel".
Especially at the All England Club, where a relatively routine 6-2 6-4 victory over 13th-seeded Julia Goerges of Germany on Thursday (Friday NZ Time) put Williams one win away from an eighth championship.
The 23-time slam champion will equal Margaret Court's all-time haul of major titles if she beats Kerber on Saturday. "She's coming back. For me, I'm coming back from 2017", Kerber said.
"I don't want to limit myself", Williams said.
Consecutive Ostapenko backhand errors handed 10th seed Kerber the first break and she proceeded to win seven of the next eight games basically by defending well and serving solidly to move into a 5-1 lead in the second set.
And Kerber, who has just two wins over her in eight meetings, knows she can not underestimate her current level. 'I think it doesn't matter against who she is playing.
Germany's Angelique Kerber celebrates defeating Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko in the Wimbledon semifinals.
The 30-year-old was gifted point after point as Ostapenko's aggressive game backfired in a blaze of unforced errors. The two faced-off in the 2016 finals, where Williams was victorious. Williams won that one for a second consecutive title at the All England Club, before missing the grass-court tournament past year while pregnant.
Williams had daughter Olympian on September 1, followed by a pulmonary embolism and being bedridden for six weeks.
"It was just routine every day, I had to have a new surgery".
Having fallen from a year-end ranking of World No.1 in 2016 out of the Top 20 in 2017, Angelique Kerber has had a resurgence this year, compiling a 38-10 Tour-level record in 2018 and reaching at least the quarterfinals in 10 of her 12 tournaments (the exceptions being a second-round retirement in Stuttgart to Anett Kontaveit and a first-round loss in Mallorca to Alison Riske).
"This is not inevitable for me". "I had a really tough delivery, and I had to have multiple surgeries and nearly didn't make it, to be honest".
'I remember when I couldn't even walk to my mailbox, so it's definitely not normal to be in a Wimbledon final'.
The Surface Go clocks off after nine - and that's the always-optimistic claim in the marketing blurb. The part doubtless helps to keep the Surface Go's price low, but won't deliver stellar performance.
When she was just 17, Kylie opened up on her decision to have the procedure done after being self-conscious over her thin lips. But while the BFFs were celebrating their 8-year anniversary of friendship, a fan noticed something different about Kylie .
Ambulances transport boys rescued from Tham Luang Nang Non cave to hospital on July 8, 2018 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. According to a document released by the Thai authorities, two divers will accompany each of the teenagers.
But FIFA said it had been informed "that due to medical reasons, the boys will not be in a position to travel to Moscow". The remaining four boys and coach were brought to safety Tuesday morning as part of a third day of rescue operations.
Lewis Hamilton on Monday accepted Kimi Raikkonen's apology for a shunt at the start of the British Grand Prix Sunday. I am privileged to have had the chance to work with you and continue to think in that manner.
According to Carabinieri officer Alberto Cicognani, the driver of the Mercedes hit Clooney after failing to stop at a turn. U.S. actor George Clooney has been released from an Italian hospital after being involved in a motor accident Tuesday.
Just as the Supreme Court overturned the Dred Scott and Plessy decisions, the high court should overturn Roe v. Hogue cited a recent Pew poll showing that 7 in 10 Americans do not support "completely" overturning Roe v.
Miki Sudo celebrates after winning the women's annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest on July 4, 2018 in Coney Island. The judges originally counted 64 hot dogs, but it was later revealed that an entire plate wasn't counted.
He has often been criticized for being too soft on Putin, whom many view as a repressive leader and enemy of the US. Similarly, earlier on Tuesday the president tweeted , "Getting ready to leave for Europe ".
The plane, which had been expected at the Aviodrome , 'crashed in South Africa during take-off on a test flight, ' it said. Paramedic Xander Loubser from BestCare Ambulance Service said: "There are critical patients".
But for political considerations, including the fight for control of Congress in November elections, would Trump make a deal? The US president is said to consider personal rapport between leaders as key in bilateral negotiations between nations.
Croatia ends Russia's run, advances to semifinals
The Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, who attended the game, called it "the best match in the history of the national team". Players like Andrei Arshavin and Roman Pavlyuchenko struggled to apply their obvious talent in Europe's biggest leagues.
'Ant-Man & the Wasp' Dominates Weekend Box Office!
The Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin-led sequel picked up another US$7.6 million, taking the domestic tally to US$35 million. At the specialty box office, Roadside Attractions and Miramax's " Whitney " bowed with $1.3 million from 452 locations.
U.S. service member killed in Afghan 'insider attack'
On New Year's Day, a USA soldier was killed and four others wounded in combat operations in the eastern province of Nangarhar. The last insider attack that resulted in a US casualty occurred in June 2017, according to NATO Resolute Support officials.
Mandatory fire evacuations lifted in Goleta
Three dozen large fires continue to burn in 11 states across the West on Saturday as dry air and hot temperatures have settled in. But the threat of a deluge raised the possibility of flooding at a stubborn blaze in the southwestern corner of the state.
Canada heat wave-linked death toll doubles to 33
Environment Canada lifted heat warnings Friday, despite expectations that temperatures will once again rise early next week. Eighteen of the victims were in Montreal, while the rest died in areas across southern Quebec, the officials said.
Ohio State team doctor warned, former coach says
In a video shared with NBC, former head wrestling coach Russ Hellickson said he confronted Strauss and told school officials. An investigative team from Seattle-based Perkins Coie (coo-ey) emailed Jordan directly - but inaccurately - in May.