Number one tournament seed Serena Williams opened the defense of her Wimbledon championship with an opening round match on Centre Court versus Portugal's Michelle Larcher de Brito.
It took her an hour and three minutes to cruise to a 6-0, 6-4 victory over Larcher de Brito. She served 15 aces enroute to the win and extended her streak of first round Grand Slam wins to an impressive 43-0
Little Sis faces Russia's Anna Chakvetadze in the second round.
She teams up with Big Sis to open the defense of their doubles title with an opening round match versus fellow American Julie Ditty and Renata Voracova of the Czech Republic.