Thursday, June 28, 2012

Ivanovic, Sharapova, Serena through to round 3

Former world number one Ana Ivanovic of Serbia and the defending champion Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic made into the third round of Championships of Wimbledon beating Kateryna Bondarenko 6-3,7-6 and Elena Baltacha 6-0,6-4 respectively. Number 2 seed Victoria Azarenka eased past Romina Oprandi of Switzerland 6-2,6-0 where as qualifier Mirjana Lucic of Croatia discomfited 2007 Runner up France's Marion Bartoli 6-4,6-3. 13 time grand slam champion Serena Williams of USA defeated Melinda Czink 6-1,6-4 to reach the third round of championships of Wimbledon. She will play Zheng Jie of China who beat Aleksandra Wozniack of Canada 6-4,6-2. Italian Roberta Vinci,21st seed, beat Marina Erakovic 6-4,6-3 in another second round match. World number one Maria Sharapova defeated Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 7-6,6-7,6-0 in a three sets battle. Sharapova will meet Hsieh Su-wei of Chinese Taipei in the third round. 8th seed Angelique Kerber outclassed Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets meanwhile 10th seed Sara Errani easily past Anne Keothavong of Great Britain 6-1,6-1

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