Federer, Serena cruise into US Open second round


Five-time champions Roger Federer and Serena Williams reached the US Open second round on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila). Federer defeated Australia’s Marinko Matosevic 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4). Women’s world number one Williams, the double defending champion who is also seeking a sixth title, was equally untroubled, defeating 18-year-old compatriot Taylor Townsend, 6-3, 6-1 in just 55 minutes.


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