WTA Monterrey Open: Yanina Wickmayer needs three sets to beat Valeria Savinykh

Last Updated: 02/04/13 9:20am

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Yanina Wickmayer: Needed three sets to finally see off Valeria Savinykh

Yanina Wickmayer: Needed three sets to finally see off Valeria Savinykh

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Sixth seed Yanina Wickmayer was given a fright before she booked her place in the second round of the Monterrey Open.

Wickmayer dropped the first set against Valeria Savinykh before regrouping and claiming a 4-6 6-1 6-4 victory.

Seventh-seeded Urszula Radwanska was also taken to three sets before she overcame American Maria Sanchez 6-2 2-6 6-2.

Galina Voskoboeva beat Eleni Daniilidou 6-3 3-6 6-3, while veteran Kimiko Date-Krumm retired injured at 6-2 2-1 behind against Monica Niculescu.

Timea Babos left the Mexican crowd disappointed by ousting home hope Ana Sofia Sanchez 6-3 6-3.

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