Discussion

Williams overcomes serving woes to reach Bangkok Open quarterfinals

Updated: October 12, 2007, 8:32 AM ET
Reuters

BANGKOK -- Second seed Venus Williams eased into the quarterfinals of the Bangkok Open with a comfortable 6-4, 6-1 win over Thailand's Tamarine Tanasugarn on Thursday.

Playing her second match in three hot and humid hours, the Wimbledon champion overpowered the hard-hitting Thai in 75 minutes to set up a meeting in the final eight with unseeded Frenchwoman Camille Pin.

The 14-time Grand Slam winner had to save four break points after hitting six double faults but unleashed ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE TENNIS HEADLINES