Sabine Lisicki breaks record with 131 mph serve

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The WTA says Sabine Lisicki has hit the fastest record serve in the history of the women's tennis tour, reaching 131 mph.

The previous fastest WTA serve was 129 mph (208 kph), by Venus Williams at the 2007 U.S. Open.
— Associated Press

Check out WTA’s list of the fastest serves in tennis!

Note: IDS only collects serve speed data on show courts and started doing so in 1989.

<b>No. 2 Venus Williams (USA):</b> 129.0 mph clocked at the 2007 US Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 2 Venus Williams (USA): 129.0 mph clocked at the 2007 US Open.
<b>No. 3 Serena Williams (USA):</b> 128.6 mph clocked at the 2013 Australian Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 3 Serena Williams (USA): 128.6 mph clocked at the 2013 Australian Open.
<b>No. 4 Julia Goerges (GER): </b>126.1 mph clocked at the 2012 French Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 4 Julia Goerges (GER): 126.1 mph clocked at the 2012 French Open.
<b>No. 5 Brenda Schultz-McCarthy (NED):</b> 126.0 mph clocked at the 2007 BNP Paribas Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 5 Brenda Schultz-McCarthy (NED): 126.0 mph clocked at the 2007 BNP Paribas Open.
<b>No. 6 Nadiia Kichenok (UKR):</b> 125.5 mph clocked at the 2014 Australian Open
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 6 Nadiia Kichenok (UKR): 125.5 mph clocked at the 2014 Australian Open
<b>No. 7 Sabine Lisicki (GER):</b> 125.0 mph clocked at the 2011 Bank of the West Classic.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 7 Sabine Lisicki (GER): 125.0 mph clocked at the 2011 Bank of the West Classic.
<b>No. 8 Anna-Lena Groenefeld (GER):</b> 125.0 mph clocked at the 2009 BNP Paribas Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 8 Anna-Lena Groenefeld (GER): 125.0 mph clocked at the 2009 BNP Paribas Open.
<b>No. 9 Ana Ivanovic (SRB):</b> 124.9 mph clocked at the 2007 French Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 9 Ana Ivanovic (SRB): 124.9 mph clocked at the 2007 French Open.
<b>No. 10 Kristina Mladenovic (FRA):</b> 124.3 mph clocked at the 2009 French Open.
Fastest record serves of women's tennis
No. 10 Kristina Mladenovic (FRA): 124.3 mph clocked at the 2009 French Open.

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