Found August 30, 2012 on Tennis Panorama :
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FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY – While Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters retire, Serena Williams is driven even more to continue playing. Fourth seed Williams defeated Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez 6-2, 6-4, coming back from being down a break in the second set. Williams committed 24 errors and six-double faults in the match, despite the 32 winners. “I wasn’t really happy with the way I was playing,” Williams said. “I just wasn’t happy out there today in general. I think I woke up on the wrong side of the bed.” During a third round match against Williams at the French Open, Martinez Sanchez did not acknowledge being hit on the arm by a ball which would have given a point to Williams. With the retirements of Clijsters and Roddick, Williams said: “It makes me want to stay more. Losing Kim was so hard. I saw her yesterday. I just hugged her. My eyes got watery. … I didn’t expect that reaction.” Next up for Williams is the woman who knocked her out of the Australian Open on the round of 16 – No. 42 ranke
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