Babos upsets Scheepers in Brazil
FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil (AP)
Timea Babos beat fourth-seeded Chanelle Scheepers 6-1, 6-2 in the second round of the Brazil Tennis Cup on Wednesday.
The 133rd-ranked Babos broke Scheepers' serve five times. Scheepers, ranked 60th in the world, had eight break points but converted only one.
Venus Williams is the top-seeded player at the tournament. The 20th-ranked Williams is playing her first tournament since losing to Maria Sharapova in the third round of the Australian Open in January.