facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Arvidsson through to 2nd round in Quebec

Sept. 13, 2010 at 11:29 PM   |   Comments

QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Eighth-seeded Sofia Arvidsson enjoyed an easy first-round victory Monday at the Bell Challenge women's tennis tournament in Quebec City, Quebec.

Arvidsson, who advanced to the finals of this event in 2005, breezed past Dutchwoman Michaella Krajicek 6-2, 6-0 indoors at the PEPS Laval University Campus.

Also claiming first-round wins were No. 6 seed Julia Goerges, who handled Andrea Hlavackova 6-3, 6-2; Anna Tatishvili, who defeated Alicia Molik 3-6, 6-2, 6-2; and Johanna Larsson, who got past Shenay Perry, 7-6 (7-3), 6-3.

Christina McHale took a 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 win over Lilia Osterloh and, in a battle of Canadians, Rebecca Marino prevailed over Heidi El Tabakh 7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (7-3).

© 2010 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
UPI horse racing weekend preview
2
NCAA Game Summary - Rutgers vs. Washington State
3
Tony Stewart on Kevin Ward's death: It 'will definitely affect my life forever'
4
NFL Game Summary - Seattle at Oakland
5
Athletics drop protest
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback