Originally written on Tennis Panorama  |  Last updated 12/14/14
(March 22, 2014) In a match in which the world No. 1 committed 41 unforced errors, Serena Williams survived up-and-comer Caroline Garcia of France 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 to reach the fourth round of the Sony Open on Saturday. The 20-year-old Garcia made Williams work – moving the 17-rime major champ around the court and blasting serves which were clocked as fast as at 117mph in the two-hour and 30 minute match. “She plays well,” the 32-year-old Williams said of Garcia.  “I really gave myself a tremendous amount of trouble out there.” “I think, granted she played great, but I made so many errors.  I hit so short.  It really isn’t the same player.  I just have to do better.” “It was a good match to play and it was good test for me because she’s good player and she’s always fighting a lot,” Garcia said. “I’m happy what I did but still disappointing because I didn’t win, but it’s good match.” “Obviously I wasn’t at my best,” Williams continued.  “I had 40‑ something errors.
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