Netease Sports reported on September 28:
The 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams overcame the slow start with a score of 7-6(2), 6-0 to knock out compatriot Christie Ann and successfully passed the first round of the French Open women's singles. Two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova returned to Roland Garros and also advanced in straight sets.
23届大满贯冠军小威廉姆斯（Serena Williams）以7-6（2），6-0的比分战胜了慢车手，击败了同胞克里斯蒂·安（Christie Ann），并成功通过了法网女单的首轮比赛。两次获得温网冠亚博登录官方网站军的科维托娃都回到了罗兰·加洛斯（Roland Garros），并以直发局晋级。
No. 6 seed Serena Williams and compatriot Christie Ann met back to back in the Grand Slam. The wet and cold weather in Paris made Serena a lot of time to adapt to the scene. In the 3rd game of the first set, she sent 3 double faults in a single game, and Christie Ann took the lead in breaking the deadlock. It was not until the 8th game of the first set that Serena successfully broke back. Then the two sides broke each other, and then the two battled to the tiebreaker. Serena opened the score early in the tie-break and scored the first set with 5 points straight after a 2 tie.
六号种子小威（Serena Williams）和同胞克里斯蒂·安（Christie Ann）在大满贯中相遇。巴黎的潮湿和寒冷天气使塞雷娜花了很多时间来适应现场。在第一盘的第三局中，她在单局中发了3次双错，克里斯蒂·安（Christie Ann）率先打破僵局。直到第一盘第8场比赛，塞雷纳才成功突破。然后双方互相打破，然后两人争夺决胜局。塞雷纳（Serena）在抢七中抢先开局得分，并在2平局后直接拿下5分的第一局。
The game entered the second set, Serena's offensive firepower was fully opened while serving efficiency continued to improve. Christie-Ann could not stop the strong offensive of the 23-time Grand Slam champion, Serena broke the opponent's 3 serve games, and finally won the egg. The American Black Pearl successfully passed the barrier and will face the Bulgarian Wai Kapilon, who was just defeated in the US Open not long ago in the second round.
In another game that ended earlier, No. 7 seed Kvitova beat the host Duding with a score of 6-3, 7-5. Kova carried out the offensive tactics from start to finish. The Czech star scored 29 winning points and limited active turnovers to 14 times. She also blasted 8 aces and scored 86% of the first serve points. In the two games, Kova only lost one serve.
This game is Kova's first clay court victory since the Roma Super 5 game last year. She lost to American Rogers in the fourth round of the U.S. Open. She has not participated in any clay court warm-up events since then. Kova will compete with the Italian Polini for a top 32 seat, who eliminated Spain's Polsova with a score of 6-4, 6-3.