7th September in History. Serena, McEnroe & Dan Marino Serena Williams wins her second US Open title, beating older sister Venus, 6-4, 6-3. Scotland came from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with the Faroe Islands in a European Championship qualifier. Dan Marino throws his 100th career touchdown pass, the fastest quarterback in NFL history to do so. John McEnroe retains the US Open title, beating Björn Borg in five sets. Italian Alberto Ascari wins the Formula 1 World Drivers Championship, with victory in season ending Grand Prix at Monza.