Iga Swiatek and Carlos Alcaraz Win, Venus Williams Bows Out

Iga Swiatek and Carlos Alcaraz booked their place in the second round 

World number one and French Open champion Swiatek

Victory was a relief for the 21-year-old Pole 

Swiatek who next faces 2017 champion Sloane Stephens.

Venus, who first played the US Open in 1997

She remains without a win since Wimbledon last year.

Burel had been on the verge of elimination