Serena Williams beats Viktoriya Tomova to reach Wimbledon third round


Seven-time champion Serena Williams moved up a gear at Wimbledon to beat Bulgarian qualifier Viktoriya Tomova 6-1 6-4 on Wednesday and reach the third round. She's had a really good year last year. The seven-times Wimbledon champion made her return to the grass courts of SW19 on Monday, after taking a year away from the game to welcome her first child - who is now 10 months old - with husband Alexis Ohanian. "She got a little lucky and played well when she needed to".

Federer admitted he played "very well" and is "looking forward" to the next round.

Wickmayer said she did not care how she was addressed.

The 17th-seeded Pouille saved two match points in the third-set tiebreaker before eventually forcing a fifth set, but Novak regrouped to reach the third round of a Grand Slam for the first time.

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"You hear when you breastfeed you lose weight and you're so thin, and it wasn't happening to me", Williams said at Wimbledon on Sunday.

The women's draw suffered another seed shock as No.2 Caroline Wozniacki fell in three sets to Russian Ekaterina Makarova 6-4, 1-6, 7-5. "For me, that's just who I am".

Wednesday's result increased Federer's streak to 26 straight sets at Wimbledon, equaling his second-best run, which came in 2003-04.

The 38-year-old American brought her experience to bear from the second set to seal a comfortable win in her first meeting with the Romanian.

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Serena Williams' road to her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title is well underway at Wimbledon and she's navigating the scene with her daughter Alexis Olympia her side.

"Oh, I didn't know that", he said sounding bemused.

"I want to be here to focus on tennis, not eating bugs". Former Wimbledon finalist Agnieszka Radwanska lost 7-5, 6-4 to Czech world number 66 Lucie Safarova.

On top of that (yes, there's more), Serena and her sister Venus own a minority stake in the Miami Dolphins, and are also the co-authors of a memoir called Serving From The Hip: 10 Rules For Living, Loving and Winning. I told her, 'Look, I'm going to stop.

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"Sometimes your serve matches up better against certain players, " he said.