(January 17, 2013) Serena Williams answered the questions about her ankle with a 6-2, 6-0 rout of No. 112 Garbine Muguruza of Spain on Thursday at the Australian Open.The American rolled over on her right ankle falling on the court during her first round 6-0, 6-0 win over Edina Gallovits-Hall.
“I didn’t feel anything today,” in terms of the ankle injury said Williams. “Obviously when you go out to play you’re heavy on adrenaline and you’re really pumped up.
“Usually I feel injuries after the match, but so far, so good. I felt pretty, much better than I ever dreamed of expecting to feel.
“There was definitely a discomfort, said Williams about her practice on Wednesday. “So I woke up this morning and I was really shocked that I didn’t have as much.
“So I think the hit helped, though, but it was definitely not comfortable at all.”
During Thursday’s match, Williams had another scare – she hit her mouth on a forehand follow through with her racquet during the first