Jo Konta suffers Miami Open defeat to Venus Williams and set to fall out of world’s top 20

JO KONTA will drop out of the world’s top 20 after the defence of her Miami title was ended by Venus Williams.

The British No1 was on the right track to avenge her Wimbledon semi-ultimate defeat by the American however Williams turned the match to win 5-7 6-1 6-2 and transfer into the quarter finals.

 Jo Konta falls out of the world's top 20 after losing to Venus Williams

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Jo Konta falls out of the world's top 20 after dropping to Venus Williams

Konta took a see-sawing first set and the winner of the opener had gone on to declare the match in all six of the pair’s earlier conferences.

However Williams responded impressively, operating away with the subsequent two units.

Konta will now transfer on to clay, her least favorite floor, nonetheless looking for the consistency which took her as excessive as world No4 after her run at Wimbledon.

The Brit began nicely, breaking the Williams serve within the opening recreation and having 4 possibilities to go a double break up within the third.

Awkward second BBC's John Humphrys asks tennis ace Johanna Konta: 'What are you?'

 Venus Williams celebrates after beating Jo Konta at the Miami Open

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Venus Williams celebrates after beating Jo Konta on the Miami Open
 Jo Konta won the opening set but was unable to capitalise against Venus Williams

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Jo Konta gained the opening set however was unable to capitalise towards Venus Williams
 Jo Konta failed to get revenge on Venus Williams for her Wimbledon defeat

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Jo Konta failed to get revenge on Venus Williams for her Wimbledon defeat

However the American hit again to degree the match at three-three and held a set level when Konta was serving at four-5.

Konta held her nerve, although, and moved a break forward once more to lead 6-5 earlier than serving it out.

However Williams quickly took the momentum away from Konta, breaking her serve within the second recreation of the second set and once more within the sixth on the best way to forcing a decider.

Konta took a medical time-out for remedy on her decrease again and promptly dropped serve within the opening recreation of the third set.

She fought again to degree at 2-2, solely to be damaged once more instantly and as soon as extra within the seventh recreation.

Williams, on this type and with the world’s top three already out of the event, is properly succesful of succeeding Konta as queen of Miami.

JO KONTA will drop out of the world’s top 20 after the defence of her Miami title was ended by Venus Williams.

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