(September 29, 2014) No. 1 Serena Williams escaped a bagel set against her by Spanish qualifier Silvia Soler-Espinosa when she trailed 0-5 in the first set but then reeled off 13 of the next 15 games to win her first round match at the China Open on Monday 7-5, 6-2.
The holder of 18 major titles lost her serve three times in the first 15 minutes of the match to trail 5-0.
BEIJING -- Serena Williams narrowly avoided a bagel against Spanish qualifier Silvia Soler-Espinosa, then won 13 of the next 15 games to pull out a 7-5, 6-2 victory Monday in the first round of the China Open.
Williams looked lethargic and flat-footed at the start, dropping serve three times to fall behind 5-0 in only 15 minutes. She saved a set point in the next game and cruised...
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Another illness has forced Serena Williams to withdraw from her opening match at the Wuhan Open in China.
"I'm sorry to all the fans in Wuhan…I felt dizzy and nauseous in the first set and unfortunately couldn't continue."-Serena, in a statement.
— Ben Rothenberg (@BenRothenberg) September 23, 2014
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