in Rome, Serena Williams wins the match 6-2 6-3 against Galina Voskoboeva. Williams is #6 in the official world rankings and Voskoboeva is #46 in the official world rankings. Williams wins the first set 6-2 and then wins the second set 6-3.
Serena has won 48 times and she has lost 4 times this year. She is currently #5 in the world rankings. She has played 32 matches in this tournament and she has won 24 of them. She will play in the second round for the first time
in the second round , Williams will play against Nadia Petrova.