Konta had chances, particularly towards the end of the first set when she opened up two break points at 4-4.
The straight-set win allowed Williams to become only the second 37-year-old in the Open Era (since 1968) to reach a major final, joining Martina Navratilova (1994 Wimbledon).
After Thursday's win, Williams said she had also been thinking about her sister, Serena, who skipped this year's Wimbledon because she's in the final trimester of her pregnancy.
Preceding the Briton and the American onto court will be Spanish 14th seed Garbine Muguruza, a finalist in 2015, and unseeded Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova. The American prevailed 6-4 6-2 to storm into the final on Saturday [15 July] where she will face Garbine Murguruza.
Konta's one chance to upset Williams came in the ninth game of the first set when the Briton crafted two break points, but Williams saved the first with a backhand victor and launched a 106mph second serve to level the score at deuce.
"Facing Venus, she won here, like, five times", Muguruza said prior to Williams' victory.
For Williams, if she were to pull off the unbelievable comeback, it would be her first major title since 2008. My experienced helped. She played so well and I just tried to climb on top with every point.
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"I think it's going to be a great final, no matter what".
Wade was happy to see her record go, saying: "I'm just surprised it's taken so long".
In the first match, Djokovic was up a break in the third set when he asked for a medical timeout and a trainer examined and stretched his right shoulder.
Two of the three times Konta has won titles she has beaten Williams along the way, which could bode well this week. I think she just showed her true qualities and why she's a five-time champion here, just a true champion that she is.
Such a sum is more than seven times larger than Konta's combined Wimbledon earnings before this year's tournament.
"I feel my opponents have pushed me, and I in turn them, and to create such a sporting excitement for the crowd makes it very special".
Justin Sherring, Konta's former tennis coach, told Sky News that his former pupil can realise her Wimbledon dream.
Colombian Rigoberto Uran (Cannondale-Drapac) won Sunday's dramatic stage, a 181.5-kilometre route from Nantua to Chambéry . Twice former victor Alberto Contador was one of the big losers on the day from the 181.5km stage from Nantua to Chambery.
President Donald Trump took aim at China and trade relations in a pair of early morning tweets on Wednesday. American and Chinese officials agree that the two country's presidents spoke Sunday over the phone.
Given the concerning situation with multi-drug resistant gonorrhea, a vaccine might play a critical role, Petousis-Harris said. Gonorrhea is becoming harder and in some cases impossible to treat with antibiotics, the World Health Organization said .
Here's a team that had hard-capped itself, even with Caldwell-Pope still on the restricted free agent market. Detroit has already made a slew of moves on a smaller scale since the free agency period began last week.
Some of the people involved in a dramatic human chain that was formed to save a Florida family from drowning Monday have reunited. The Washington Post reported she awoke on the beach to the sounds of screams coming from the water - it was her mother.
The views expressed in these articles are the author's own and do not necessarily reflect Mint Press News editorial policy. Eighty-five percent of Republicans have a negative view of the national news media compared to 44 percent of Democrats.
Five victims were transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. "I do not know how this got started". According to a report by Fox News, officials said two men wearing all black opened fire at the gender reveal party.
However, for many people, the infection is asymptomatic and so they can pass on the infection as they have no idea they have it. Coinfection with both gonorrhoea and chlamydia is relatively common in sexually active adults who don't use condoms .
According to the recent " Overwatch " blog update, the in-game universe has finally begun shedding some spotlight on Doomfist . The Doomfist speculation engine in Overwatch has once again been kickstarted, this time by Blizzard themselves .
The organisation noted that Social Security numbers , passports and driver's licence numbers were not accessed in the breach. The Sabre incident affecting luxury hotels and resorts is not the only one this year. "Why are hackers targeting hotels? ".
The upcoming Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather boxing fight will be quite the spectacle, and attending the bout will not be cheap. Anyway he wants to do it, [McGregor] is gonna get whooped. "If he wants to make a statement, he's got to knock him out early".
Uber's decision to merge its Russian business with Yandex follows the sale of its Chinese operations to Didi Chuxing in 2016. It's a roaming deal similar to what USA ride-hail rival Lyft attempted with China's Didi and other regional competitors.
Almost 8,000 people are evacuated from their homes Monday, as dry conditions fuel more than a dozen wildfires in California . The weather forecast for the fire area on Monday is moderate by fire behavior standards.
There's a new update for Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor that will let you bring your most powerful Nemesis into Shadow of War . Middle-Earth: Shadow of War is out for Xbox One , Xbox One X, PlayStation 4 , PS4 Pro and PC on 10th October 2017.
The company claims that it received good results with ads during testing and it will not affect user experience. Coming back to the display ads, these ads will be shows between chat threads as shown in the photo above.
The U.S. authorities seized two Russian diplomatic compounds, one in Maryland and another on Long Island, at the same time. The measures were a response to alleged Russian meddling in the United States election.
But he may have overestimated people's honesty - or even their ability to simply do not forget to give them back. Umbrella renting schemes aren't the only sharing businesses suffering from problems with theft in China .
Wimbledon officials suggested Cirstea may not have had an accurate sense of time while she helped comfort Mattek-Sands. Mattek-Sands was tied with Cirsea, at one set apiece, as the game headed into the third set at the All England Club.
The Tesla Model 3 is unlikely to experience delays in deliveries that were due to production issues with the battery packs. This would be on top of the roughly 12,000 Model S and 10,000 Model X units that the company delivers every quarter.
We must work to close the gender pay gap! "It shows the priority you place on the issues surrounding women and girls", she said. The disparity appears to be directly linked to the question of who works in the upper ranks of the White House staff.
The deal values Worldpay shares at £3.80 each plus a 5p dividend, a 20.7 per cent premium above their closing price on 29 June. Over the weekend, Nets, the Danish payments services company, said it had been approached by potential suitors.
The person spoke to the Assssociated Pre on condition of anonymity because the deal can not be signed until Thursday. Sacramento went 30-52 last season, Joerger's first year, and has not made the playoffs since 2006.