Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Radwanska, Kerber safely into round 3
The 2012 Wimbledon runner-up Radwanska cruised past American Mallory Burdette 6-3, 6-2 on the red clay at Roland Garros. Radwanska will play German Dinah Pfizenmaier, who beat Agnieszka's younger sister Urszula 6-3, 6-3 in round three. At the same time 8th seeded Angelique Kerber outclassed Jana Cepelova 6-2, 6-2. Kaia Kanepi of Estonia took down 23rd-seeded Czech Klara Zakopalova 7-6, 6-2 and American Jamie Hampton outlasted 25th-seeded Czech Lucie Safarova with a 7-6 (7-5), 3-6, 9-7 triumph. Meanwhile 12th seeded Maria Kirilenko dropped only one game to overcome her opponent, Nina Bratchikova.