Luxembourg Open: Caroline Wozniacki, Sloane Stephens and Sabine Lisicki all through

Last Updated: 17/10/13 10:33pm

  • Share:
Caroline Wozniacki: World No.9 to take on Bojana Jovanovski in quarter-finals

Caroline Wozniacki: World No.9 to take on Bojana Jovanovski in quarter-finals

Sky Bet

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki progressed to the quarter-finals of the Luxembourg Open with a straight-sets win over Romania's Monica Niculescu.

Dane Wozniacki required an hour and 48 minutes to seal a 6-3 6-2 victory against Niculescu, who had lost in the final in each of the previous two years.

She will play Serbia's Bojana Jovanovski in the last eight.

Second seed Sloane Stephens and third seed Sabine Lisicki also enjoyed comfortable second-round wins.

Stephens saw off Austria's Yvonne Meusburger 7-5 6-4. The American will play Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the quarter-finals after Voegele was a 6-1 3-6 6-3 victor against Czech Karolina Pliskova.

Lisicki crushed another Czech, Tereza Smitkova, 6-4 6-0 in 62 minutes. Next up for the German is Karin Knapp of Italy, who came through 7-5 7-5 against Lisicki's countrywoman Andrea Petkovic.

  • Share:


WTA Luxembourg Open 2013

Caroline Wozniacki: Had not won a tournament since the Kremlin Cup in Moscow last year

Wozniacki ends title drought

Caroline Wozniacki claimed her first title of 2013 with a 6-2 6-2 victory over Annika Beck at the WTA Luxembourg Open.

Caroline Wozniacki: most recent of her 20 WTA Tour title came a year ago

Wozniacki to face Beck

Caroline Wozniacki will take on Annika Beck in the Luxembourg Open final after beating Sabine Lisicki in straight sets.

Caroline Wozniacki: Dane required more than two hours to end challenge of Bojana Jovanovski

Wozniacki battles through

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki reached the semi-finals of Luxembourg Open but second seed Sloane Stephens was beaten.

Most Popular


Kammy's Weekend Review

Kammy's Weekend Review

Chris Kamara says Alan Pardew needs results and explains why referees must visit football clubs.

Supplement podcast

Supplement podcast

England's post-World Cup fortunes and Diego Costa's impact at Chelsea.The panel debate the issues.

Di Maria 'in United mould'

Di Maria 'in United mould'

Jamie Redknapp says Angel di Maria can follow in the footsteps of Manchester United greats after his QPR masterclass