Garrigues too strong for Krumm


Originally published on: 26/02/10 12:48

The Spaniard advanced with a 6-1 4-6 6-4 victory at the hardcourt event, while local star Peng Shuai also progressed with a 6-2 7-5 win over American Angela Haynes.

Seventh seed Ayumi Morita of Japan eased through with a 6-3 6-3 win over Tatiana Poutchek and is joined in the next round by Alberta Brianti of Italy, who overcame Australian Sophie Ferguson 7-6 (7-1) 6-4.

Elsewhere, ninth seed Maria Elena Camerin of Italy made light work of qualifier Chan Yanchong of China with a 6-2 6-2 win, while Abigail Spears of the United States beat Chang Kai-chen of Taiwan 6-3 7-6 (7-3).

Finally, Taiwan’s Chan Yung-jan comfortably defeated Frenchwoman Mathilde Johansson 6-1 6-1, while Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia saw off China’s Lu Jingjing 6-4 6-2.


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