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Singles - First Round: (3) Jelena Jankovic def. Laura
Robson 6-4 7-6(10-8)
This was, if anything, tougher than the score -- which isn't good news for Jelena Jankovic, considering that she needs two more wins to do herself any good at all.
Singles - First Round: Bojana Jovanovski def. Stefanie Voegele 6-3 6-4
Bojana Jovanovski has been having a miserable year. This won't help much, but perhaps it's a start.
Singles - Second Round: (5) Kaia Kanepi def. Timea Babos 7-5 4-6 7-6(7-2)
Kaia Kanepi is now up to around #32.
Singles - Second Round: (6) Mona Barthel def. Alberta Brianti 6-3 6-2
This might take Mona Barthel as high as #35.
Singles - Second Round: Petra Martic def. (Q) Johanna Konta 6-2 6-3
You'll recall that Johanna Konta faced an unhealthy opponent in the first round, and probably didn't deserve to be here; it's no surprise that she couldn't really compete. This might take Petra Martic as high as #55.
Singles - Second Round: Alize Cornet def. Patricia Mayr-Achleitner 6-2 2-6 7-5
Patricia Mayr-Achleitner would have clinched a return to the Top Hundred had she won this. As it is, it will be close.
Doubles - First Round: (3) Date-Krumm/Fujiwara def. Kerber/Radwanska 2-6 6-3 10-8 (Match TB)
Doubles - First Round: (4) Barrois/Brianti def. (WC) Barbat/Grage 6-3 6-3
Doubles - First Round: Foretz Gacon/Malek def. Kichenok/Kichenok 4-6 6-1 10-4 (Match TB)
Doubles - Quarterfinal: (2) Rodionova/Rodionova def. Larsson/Woehr 7-6(7-4) 6-4