HONG KONG (AP) _ Serena Williams breezed to a 6-2, 6-1 win over Tarmarine Tanasugarn of Thailand in the opening round of the Super Power Challenge Cup exhibition tournament today.

Anna Kournikova of Russia had no problem either, scoring an easy 6-1, 6-4 victory over China's No. 1 player, Li Fang.

Steffi Graf and Venus Williams received first-round byes.