Serena Williams v Magdalena Rybarikova Live
Magdalena Rybarikova will take on Serena Williams in their first round of the French Open. This game on the onset seems to be a one-sided affair. Serena Williams will start the French Open in hope that she adds to her showcase of titles.
She has a chance to etch her name in history. For Serena Williams, winning the title would mean that she would equal Steffi Graf's Open era record of 22nd Grand Slam wins. This will be a third attempt to do so and her draw is not very easy. However, third time is a charm? The American powerhouse aged 34, shows no signs of aging. Her serves are immense and her tenacity for stamina is unmatched. Serena Williams has immense experience to outwit any player she faces. Seeded number one for the event, she will be looking to ace away her opponents as fast as possible in order to be remain fit enough to fight for the title. This game, in all honesty, is one that she should win with ease and move into the second round of the French Open. Magdalena Rybarikova surely has age on her side in this game. When it comes to skill and possibly experience that is where she takes a hit. She will have to play out of her skin if she wants to create what could be one of the biggest upsets in the French Open this year. In their previous and only meeting, Serena Williams beat Magdalena Rybarikova 6-1 6-1 in the quarter-finals of WTA Toronto in 2013.
Serena Williams has the upper hand going into this game and should be able to win this game with ease. She can be expected to win this encounter in straight sets.
Tags: Serena Williams, French Open, Grand Slam, Magdalena Rybarikova
Posted: 24th May 2016
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