Posted May 13, 2013 on AP on Fox

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 27: Laura Robson of Great Britain walks past outside courts before her third round juniors match during day ten of the 2010 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 27, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Venus Williams lost in the first round of the Italian Open to Laura Robson. Now sister Serena will get a chance to even the score. Robson, a quickly improving 19-year-old British player, beat Venus Williams 6-3, 6-2 on Monday to set up a second-round match with top-ranked Serena. The 19-year-old Robson won the Wimbledon junior title at 14. At last week's Madrid Open, she upset fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska before losing in the third round to 16th-seeded Ana Ivanovic in a third-set tiebreaker. ''I just like it on big courts against these huge players because I just go out there with nothing to lose,'' the 39th-ranked Robson said. ''I can remember seeing (Venus) play at Wimbledon when I was about 10 and I was kind of blown away with the speed that she hit the ball. ''Today when she hit it in the center of the racket it was basically point over, so I just had to take my chances.'' Both players struggled with the wind at the Foro Italico, with Robson hitting eight double-faults...
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