HP Open: Samantha Stosur reached the quarter-finals in Osaka

Last Updated: 10/10/12 12:36pm

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Samantha Stosur: Australian came through in three sets against Virginie Razzano

Samantha Stosur: Australian came through in three sets against Virginie Razzano

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Top seed Samantha Stosur recovered from a slow start to beat Virginie Razzano in the second round of the HP Open.

Razzano broke three times on the way to claiming the opening set 6-1 but could not keep up that level of performance.

Stosur, aided by a total of 10 double faults from her French opponent, raced through the second set 6-2 and edged the decider 6-4.

The Australian will take on Jamie Hampton in the quarter-finals after the American saw off Thai wild-card Tamarine Tanasugarn 7-5 7-5.

Taiwan's Kai-Chen Chang booked a last-eight meeting with Britain's Laura Robson thanks to a 7-6 (7/4) 6-3 success against Australian Casey Dellacqua.

And Japanese qualifier Misaki Doi saw off Olga Puchkova of Russia 6-3 6-2. She will play South Africa's Chanelle Scheepers in the quarter-finals.

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