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Three seeds through at Palermo Open

Three seeds through at Palermo Open

Aravane Rezai was one of three seeded players to progress to the third round of the Palermo Open on Thursday.
The second-seed, beat Colombia's Mariano Duque Marino in straight sets. The French player was made to work hard to win the first set and eventually took it in a tie-break, but was more comfortable in the second set and won the match 7-6, 6-3.
Italy's Sara Errani, the third seed beat Mirjana Lucic of Croatia 6-0, 7-6 and fifth seed Kaia Kanepi of Estonia comfortably beat Romania's Ioana Raluca Olaru 6-1, 6-2.
In the other game Romina Oprandi became the second Italian to qualify on Thursday when she defeated Masa Zec Peskiric of Slovenia, 6-4, 7-5.
The third round takes place on Friday, the semifinals are on Saturday and the final, Sunday.


Updated : 2020-12-01 11:08 GMT+08:00