Serena Williams, of the United States, reacts to a point on her way to defeating Flavia Pennetta, of Italy, at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
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Serena Williams shook off some hard-court rust before rolling to a 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 win over Italy's Flavia Pennetta at the Rogers Cup Tuesday, but the home crowd failed to fire up local favorite Eugenie Bouchard, who slumped to another first round exit.While Pennetta would break on her next opportunity to lead 2-1 in the second set, Williams stormed through the next four games.Two former world No. 1s Jelena Jankovic and Victoria Azarenka made smooth passage to the second round with straight-set wins.
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