Serena Williams advanced to the second round of tennis tournament in Lexington

The WTA#9, American Serena Williams, reached the second round of the tennis tournament in Lexington (USA), the prize fund of which exceeds 200 thousand dollars.

Williams, who received the first seed from the organizers, beat compatriot Bernardo Pera in the opening match of the tournament with a score of 4:6, 6:4, 6:1. The tennis players spent 2 hours 16 minutes on the court.

The next rival of 38-year-old Williams will be the winner of the confrontation Venus Williams (USA) – Victoria Azarenka (Belarus).