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|Serena Williams Makes 4th Round at Wimbledon
|WIMBLEDON, England (AP) -- Defending champion Serena Williams has moved into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a 6-0, 7-5 win over Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia.
The top-seeded American served 20 aces to beat the 46th-ranked Cibulkova in Saturday's first match on Centre Court, setting up a possible marquee matchup Monday with former champion Maria Sharapova.
The first set lasted just 18 minutes, with Williams winning 25 of 31 points, serving six aces and hitting 12 winners. She finished with 37 winners.
Cibulkova finally got on the scoreboard when she held serve for 1-1 in the second set and, from then on, she kept the match competitive. Williams broke in the 12th game to secure the win.
Williams is chasing her fourth Wimbledon title and 13th Grand Slam crown.
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