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Caroline progresses to third round in Mexico
Posted by carowoz on Apr.03, 2014

Reported by Sky Sports – Caroline Wozniacki made comfortable progress through to the third round at the Monterrey Open in Mexico on Wednesday, but former champion Timea Babos crashed out.

On a quiet day of action at the WTA event, the third-seeded Wozniacki cruised past Kristina Mladenovic 6-3 6-4 in an hour and 21 minutes.

But 2012 champion Babos lost in three sets to veteran Japanese Kimiko Date-Krumm, who won the first and third sets 6-4, with Babos taking the second on a tie-break.

Karolina Pliskova was a three-set winner over Donna Vekic, taking the tie 4-6 6-2 6-3, while qualifier Luksika Kumkhum was tipped out by Jovana Jaksik 3-6 7-6 7-6.