In the second round match of the tennis tournament BNP Paribas Open held in Indian wells, Serena Williams defeated Dutchwoman Kiki, Bertens 7:6, 7:5.
In the third round she will play with her older sister Venus.
Note that this is the first tournament involving Serena Williams after a break connected with the birth of a child.
The current winner of the tournament Elena Vesnina in the second round match defeated American Catherine Bellis 2:6, 6:1, 6:1.
Anastasia Sevastova (Latvia) beat Puerto Rican Monica Puig 6:2, 2:6, 6:1.Caroline Wozniacki handled Spaniard Lara Arruabarrena-Vecino 6:4, 6:1.