Cilic overcomes Donskoy in Moscow
seeded Ekaterina Makarova exited her hometown tournament in the second round, losing 6-4, 6-4 to Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu. Begu next meets either Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova or Moscow-born Serbian, Aleksandra Krunic.
Pavlyuchenkova opens with a win, Cilic advances at Kremlin Cup
moving very well and she has a good serve." Krunic's reward is a second-round meeting with Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova . Local favourite Elena Vesnina has struggled with injuries this season and didn't last long in front of her
Generali Ladies: Knapp, Friedsam reach quarterfinals in Linz
briefly speaking to the trainer. The 59th-ranked Knapp will next play either top-seeded Eugenie Bouchard or Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria. Anna-Lena Friedsam of Germany advanced to her first career quarterfinal by routing Jana Cepelova
Tuesday's Sports In Brief
2. On the women's side, Serena Williams had a far easier time than she did in her opening match, topping Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 6-2, 6-3. A day earlier, Williams came from 5-0 down to beat Silvia Soler-Espinosa. Fourth
China Open: Nadal dominates in first match since Wimbledon loss
On the women's side, Serena Williams had a far easier time than she did in her opening match, topping Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 6-2, 6-3. A day earlier, Williams came from 5-0 down to beat Silvia Soler-Espinosa
Maria Sharapova beats Elina Svitolina to reach 3rd round at China Open
Tuesday, with Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray playing their opening matches. On the women's side, No. 1 Serena Williams takes on Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria, and her sister Venus plays France's Caroline Garcia.
VWilliams loses, Azarenka withdraws in Cincinnati
Tuesday in the first round of the Western & Southern Open. Suarez Navarro also needed three sets to get past Tsvetana Pironkova 6-3, 1-6, 6-2. Meanwhile, defending champion Victoria Azarenka withdrew because of a right knee injury
Who has the edge in Tuesday's French Open quarterfinal showdowns?
beat Grace Min, No. 1 Serena Williams, Anna Schmiedlova and Paula Parmentier. Sharapova beat Ksenia Pervak, Tsvetana Pironkova , Paula Ormaechea and No. 19 Sam Stosur. Reason to like Muguruza: She's the clear-cut darling of the tournament