Marina Erakovic has won her second round against Anna Tatishvili (GEO) 7-5, 6-3 to set up a third round encounter with former number one Serena Williams (USA) at the WTA tournament in Charleston, USA.
Erakovic (above) served well in the match clocking up 11 aces and a strong percentage of first serve points won.
30 year old Williams (below), who has 13 times Grand Slam singles titles to her name and is currently ranked at 10 in the world beat Elena Vesnina (RUS) 6-3 6-4 in her second round match.
The schedule for their match has not yet been released, but they will play either Friday or Saturday NZ time.
John Langford Law