facebook
twitter
search
search

Top seed Kerber advances at Monterrey Open

April 3, 2013 at 1:42 AM

MONTERREY, Mexico, April 3 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Angelique Kerber advanced at the Monterrey Open Tuesday, but second-seeded Marion Bartoli was ousted by Coco Vandeweghe of the United States.

The unseeded Vandeweghe served 11 aces and broke her French opponent's serve eight times in a 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 victory.

Germany's Kerber had an easier time dispatching American Samantha Crawford 6-3, 6-3.

Third-seeded Maria Kirilenko of Russia advanced with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Mexico's Ximena Hermosa. Fourth-seeded Ana Ivanovic of Serbia sent Russian Marta Sirotkina packing in 45 minutes by a score of 6-0, 6-0.

Fifth-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, who won at Monterrey in 2010 and 2011, advanced as did No. 8 seed Ayumi Morita of Japan.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Electronics certification company makes hoverboard burst into flames
Eli Manning explains pout after Denver Broncos' Super Bowl score
Duke's Grayson Allen trips Louisville player
Nicola Griffin to appear in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue at 56
Larry Sanders considering NBA comeback