Serena Williams routs Daria Kasatkina, advances at Aussie

MELBOURNE — After last year’s infamous twirl-gate, Serena Williams is sporting a new look at this Australian Open: a yellow two-piece outfit with a crop top and pleated skirt.

“It’s built for speed,” she said.

That was definitely the case Friday. Williams played her third-round match so fast and furiously it was as if she needed to dash out and chase down a cellphone thief. Or make sure that teenage opponent Daria Kasatkina could get home well before curfew.

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