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AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Unfazed by ankle injury, Serena Williams rolls to win

MELBOURNE — Serena Williams tumbled to the court and needed a medical timeout in the first set for treatment on her right ankle. Once she got up, it was all over for Edina Gallovits-Hall.

Williams routed Gallovits-Hall, 6-0, 6-0, in the first round of the Australian Open Tuesday despite the scary sequence in the first part of the match.

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