Roland Garros 2016: Serena Williams vs Magdalena Rybarikova Highlights – May 24, 2016


2016 Roland Garros Women’s World number 1 Serena Williams vs Magdalena Rybarikova match-up in first round full game highlights, result score, and recap reactions May 24, 2016 French Open update.

As expected, top overall seed Serena Williams cruised in her first-round matchup against Magdalena Rybarikova at the French Open, winning 6-2, 6-0 on Tuesday.

Williams needed just 42 minutes to defeat Rybarikova, according to Ben Rothenberg of the New York Times, while improving to 62-1 in her career in Grand Slam opening-round matches.

Williams was broken just once in the match while winning 87.5 percent of her first-serve points and 71.4 percent of her second-serve points, per She also blasted 25 winners to just five unforced errors, while Rybarikova made 18 unforced errors in the short match, including five double-faults.

Serena Williams vs Magdalena Rybarikova
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And then Williams put on another performance, addressing the Roland Garros crowd in French, according to the Associated Press (via the Washington Post):