Serena Williams fuels U.S. effort
KHARKIV, Ukraine -- Serena Williams overpowered Ukrainian teenager Elina Svitolina 6-2, 6-1 Saturday to give the United States a 2-0 lead in the Fed Cup playoff series.
In the opening match, American Christina McHale defeated Lesya Tsurenko 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 on clay at the Superior Golf and Spa Resort.
The U.S. needs one victory among the reverse singles and doubles on Sunday to return to the top tier of the Fed Cup group. Williams could seal the U.S. place in the world group with a victory ...
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