Recovered from illness, Serena ready for return
Tomljanovic, Coco Vandeweghe got by recent Stanford grad Kristie Ahn, 6-2, 7-5, qualifier Sachia Vickery topped Shuai Zhang , 6-1, 6-2 and qualifier Naomi Osaaka defeated Samantha Stosur, 4-6, 7-5 (7), 7-5. `'This was a real
Cibulkova to play Vekic in Malaysian Open final
slammed in 17 aces during the 2 1/2-hour match. In the other semifinal, Vekic rallied to beat second-seeded Shuai Zhang of China 1-6, 6-3, 6-4. Vekic, the 17-year-old who knocked out fourth-seeded Patricia Mayr-Achleitner
Wednesday's Sports In Brief
Dominika Cibulkova, New Zealand's Marina Erakovic, Canada's Eugenie Bouchard, Estonia's Kaia Kanepi, China's Shuai Zhang , American Christina McHale, Croatia's Ajla Tomljanovic, and France's Caroline Garcia all moved on to the quarters
Isner loses in the first round in Mexico
tournament, top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova had a 6-3, 6-4 win over Urszula Radwanska, from Poland, and China's Shuai Zhang came back to beat Madison Keys of the United States 4-6, 6-1, 6-4.