Olympic Tennis: Serena Williams Beats Jelena Jankovic In First Round

WIMBLEDON, England -- Serena Williams advanced to the second round at the Olympics on Saturday on the same Wimbledon court where she won her 14th Grand Slam title a few weeks ago.U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama watched from the front row of Williams' box as the fourth-seeded American beat former No.

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