Serena Williams vs. Angelique Kerber 8 a.m. (ESPN)
Ranking, seeding: Williams 281, 25th; Kerber 10, 11th
Highest ranking: Williams has been ranked first for 319 weeks of her career but is lower now because she took time off to give birth; Kerber was ranked first in September 2016.
Major titles: Williams 23, Kerber two
Wimbledon titles: Williams seven, Kerber none
Note: Ch. 5 will rebroadcast the final at 2 p.m. today.