Serena pulls U.S. even with Sweden in Fed Cup playoff tie

by: AP April 20, 2013

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. -- Serena Williams evened the United States' Fed Cup World Group playoff match against Sweden, waiting out a long rain delay to beat Johanna Larsson 6-2, 6-2 on Saturday night.

In the opening match, Sweden's Sofia Arvidsson beat Sloane Stephens 6-4, 4-6, 6-1.

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