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Serena misfires in every respect

Updated: January 23, 2012, 2:14 PM ET
By Ravi Ubha | ESPN.com

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Serena Williams clearly misfired against Ekaterina Makarova in the fourth round of the Australian Open.

The 13-time Grand Slam champion committed 37 unforced errors Monday, compared to 24 winners, and she let Makarova off the hook when the Russian served. Makarova, whose second serve isn't particularly potent, won 70 percent of those points. Williams served at a poor 52 percent.

The end result was a 6-2, 6-3 defeat.

Williams, though, was intent ...

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