Serena storms into third round in Toronto

Aug 7, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Serena Williams (USA) hits a ball to Elise Mertens (not pictured) during the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Aviva Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

TORONTO (Reuters) – Serena Williams made a solid start to her first U.S. Open tune-up with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Elise Mertens on Wednesday while Naomi Osaka took a step closer to regaining her world No. 1 ranking by reaching the last 16 of the Rogers Cup. Three-times champion Williams, playing her first match […]

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