Serena Williams through to fourth round

Last updated at 06:51
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Top seed Serena Williams continued her impressive play at the Australian Open as she eased into round four.

The world number one beat 31st seed Daniela Hantuchova 6-3 6-3.

It was a tournament-record 61st singles victory for Serena.

Play was during another day of extreme heat in Melbourne but Serena said that she even felt a breeze during her match.