Serena Williams Defeats Sloane Stephens in 'Epic' Rematch

The two played Sunday at the U.S. Open.

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"People should know. They think she's so friendly and she's so this and she's so that -- no, that's not reality!" Stephens said. "You don't unfollow someone on Twitter, delete them off of BlackBerry Messenger. I mean, what for? Why?" 

Stephens later apologized, and since then the women have been publicly cordial. Williams continues to speak highly of Stephens' game, while Stephens keeps the personal nature of their relationship private once again.

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