Robson suffers heartbreak in Rome

BRITISH No1 Laura Robson bowed out of the Rome Open with a second round defeat to World No1 Serena Williams. Robson made a fine start when she broke Williams’s serve in the opening game of the first set. But the five-time Wimbledon champion responded and took the set 6-2, before closing out the match with a 6-2 triumph in the second.