Found January 12, 2014 on Online Sports Guys:
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((HT: ESPN))22-seed Ekaterina Makarova knocked off Venus Williams in Day One, Round One of the 2014 Australian Open...Here's the short version...Venus loses in three sets 2-6, 6-4, 6-4"My level was a little bit too up and down"Obviously my error count was a little high," Williams said after the match. "I have to give her a lot of credit, though, she was very determined, played hard."It was only the second time in 14 appearances that Venus lost in the first round. Her best appearance was a loss to her sister in the 2003 final.
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