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KEY BISCAYNE, FL - MARCH 30: Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark match point against Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic during Day 11 of the Miami Open at Crandon Park Tennis Center on March 30, 2017 in Key Biscayne, Florida. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Wozniacki, Stosur Reach Second Round at Prague Open

PRAGUE (AP) -- Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the second round of the Prague Open by beating Misaki Doi of Japan 6-0, 7-5 Tuesday.

The former No. 1 from Denmark will next face Jelena Ostapenko.

Also, third-seeded Barbora Strycova dispatched Julia Goerges of Germany 6-4, 6-0 to play another Czech, qualifier Lucie Hradecka.

Fourth-seeded Sam Stosur beat Evgeniya Rodina 6-2, 6-3. The Australian will play next face Brazilian qualifier Beatriz Haddad Maia, who defeated Christina McHale 6-3, 6-4.

Fifth-seeded Lucie Safarova, the defending champion, came from one set down to beat Kristina Kucova 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 while unseeded Mona Barthel upset sixth-seeded Shuai Zhang 6-0, 6-3.

Ana Konjuh, Katerina Siniakova, Kristyna Pliskova and Natalia Vikhlyantseva also advanced on Tuesday.For more daily news visit

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