Venus Williams: 'I must clean up errors'

Venus Williams: 'I must clean up errors'
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Venus Williams reveals that she hopes to "clean up" any errors in her game after defeating Irina Falconi in three sets to progress to the third round of the US Open.

Venus Williams has revealed that she hopes to clean up any errors in her game after she progressed to the third round of the US Open this morning.

The two-time champion recovered from a stumble in the second set to defeat Irina Falconi 6-3 6-7(2) 6-2 in the second round at Flushing Meadows.

Speaking to ESPN after the match, Williams said: "After losing the second set - [Falconi] played a great tie-break and produced a lot of great shots - in the third set I felt like I had a lot more clarity and I had the crowd behind me.

"I'm just hoping to continue to clean up my errors as the match goes on and try to play aggressive at the right moments and make it all come together even better, but I'm feeling like I'm still playing the important points well."

Williams will take on Belinda Bencic in the third round on Friday.

Venus Williams of the United States returns a shot against Monica Puig of Puerto Rico during her Women's Singles First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
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