Serena Williams wins Swedish Open

STOCKHOLM. July 22. KAZINFORM Serena Williams of the United States defeated home player Johanna Larsson in the final of the Swedish Open and won her 53rd WTA title on Sunday.

The world No. 1 Williams won the final 6-4 and 6-1, showing no mercy against her 76th-ranked opponent.

"It feels good to have the victory after the disappointment in Wimbledon," said Williams, the 31-year-old American who lost the fourth round match in Wimbledon, according Xinhua.

"It was tough at the beginning. She moved well. I had only to fight," Williams said of her opponent, 24-year-old Larsson who was still fighting for her first WTA title after two failed attempts.

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