Serena, Sharapova march on

Updated: June 24, 2014, 7:32 PM ET
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LONDON -- Both Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova coasted in their Wimbledon openers Tuesday.

A five-time Wimbledon winner, Williams made light work of Anna Tatishvili, beating the fellow American 6-1, 6-2 to reach the second round.

Williams, who lost in the second round at the French Open, hit 31 winners and had 16 aces.

Sharapova, fresh off a victory at the French Open, sent British wild-card entry Samantha Murray packing with a 6-1, 6-0 result.

Seeded fifth, ...

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