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When Serena Williams Asks For An Apology, She Gets It

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Serena Williams, fresh off her 6-3, 6-4 win over Lucie Safarova in the second round of the Australian Open, was in no mood to dwell on the negatives. So when a reporter asked about her 23 unforced errors, she was sure to extract an apology:

In case you’re having trouble making out all the audio, here’s a transcript of how that all went down:


The reporter was later spotted outside the venue, rooting through the compost for banana peels, tail between legs.

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