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Meghan Markle Flies Commercial To NYC To Watch BFF Serena Williams At The US Open

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Sep. 9 2019, Updated 6:43 p.m. ET

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Meghan Markle is making time to support her best friend Serena Williams before her maternity leave ends! On Friday, September 6, the royal reportedly flew commercial from London to make a quick solo trip to New York to watch the professional tennis player in action at the U.S. Open.

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Meghan, 38, will be in New York City for the weekend, without her husband Prince Harry and four-month-old son Archie, a source told People.

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The new mother reportedly flew commercial, just a few days after she and Harry, 34, received backlash for flying privately.

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“It is a last-minute trip,” another insider told The Times. “She is excited to support her friend, and then come back.”

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On Thursday, September 5, Serena, 37, who is currently the 8th best women's tennis player in the world, won a match against Ukrainian player Elina Svitolina.

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She will play against Canadian pro Bianca Andreescu on Saturday, September 7 at Arthur Ash stadium — with Meghan most likely supporting from the sidelines!

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The former Suits star was last in the United States for her star-studded baby shower in February, which took place in Manhattan. Among the small group of people invited was Serena, Jessica Mulroney, Amal Clooney, Gayle King, Abigail Spencer and Misha Nonoo.

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Meghan's quick NYC getaway comes just a few days before her first official engagement since giving birth to Archie in May. The brunette is reportedly launching a capsule workwear collection with Smart Works on September 12.

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