Entertainment Sports Serena Williams Exits French Open After Losing to Elena Rybakina in Fourth Round Serena Williams lost 6-3, 7-5 in straight sets against Elena Rybakina during the fourth round of the French Open on Sunday By Glenn Garner Glenn Garner Instagram Twitter Glenn Garner is a Writer/Reporter who works heavily with PEOPLE's Movies and TV verticals. Since graduating from Northern Arizona University with a dual major in journalism and photography, he got his professional start at OUT Magazine, The Advocate and Teen Vogue, and he's since consistently kept his finger on the pulse of the LGBTQ community. His first book The Guncle Guide was released in 2020 and was featured on Katie Couric's list of 100 recommended books of the year. People Editorial Guidelines Published on June 6, 2021 07:35 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Frank Molter/picture alliance via Getty Images Serena Williams' run at the 2021 French Open ended Sunday after she was defeated by Elena Rybakina in the fourth round. The 23-time Grand Slam title holder, 39, lost 6-3, 7-5 in straight sets against the Kazakhstani 21-year-old. After falling behind in the first set, Williams attempted to recover in the second, but Rybakina proved victorious in her first career meeting with the American tennis star. Williams' exit marks her 14th loss at the French Open, bringing her win-loss record to 69-14. Williams, who's won the French Open three times, hasn't passed the fourth round at Roland-Garros since 2016 when she was runner-up. Serena Williams Scores First-Look TV Deal at Amazon, Set to Include New Docuseries About Her Life Even though her 40th birthday is coming up in September, Williams isn't even thinking about retiring just yet. "Yeah, I'm definitely not thinking about it at all. I'm definitely thinking just about other things, but not about that," she said, according to ESPN. Williams' next opportunity to score her 24th Grand Slam title will be at Wimbledon, which kicks off on June 28. "I'm kind of excited to switch surfaces," she said of Wimbledon's grass court after exiting Roland-Garros' clay court. "Historically, I have done pretty well on grass." Her 24th singles title would tie her with Margaret Court's record-setting 1973 achievement. RELATED VIDEO: Serena Williams, Martina Navratilova, and More Stars Show Support for Naomi Osaka After French Open Exit The world's No. 8 in women's singles is the latest top-10 pro to depart this year's French Open. Roger Federer bowed out Sunday due to concerns over his healing knee while Naomi Osaka withdrew from the tournament after she was fined for skipping a press event to preserve her mental health. When not working on securing her next title, Williams has been teaching her daughter Alexis Olympia Jr., 3, the sport. "Honestly, we started because it's a socially safe sport, and when COVID happened, it was like, we're just in the house with a 3-year-old, what do we do?" she told PEOPLE in April. "There was only one answer, to my dismay." Williams has also been filming a docuseries about her life and career, which will air on Amazon Prime Video after she signed a first-look TV deal with Amazon Studios.