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HP OPENOsaka, JapanOctober 8-14, 2012$220,000/InternationalHard/OutdoorsResults – Wednesday, October 10, 2012Singles – Second Round(1) Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. Virginie Razzano (FRA) 16 62 64Jamie Hampton (USA) d. (WC) Tamarine Tanasugarn (THA) 75 75Misaki Doi (JPN) d. (Q) Olga Puchkova (RUS) 63 62Chang Kai-Chen (TPE) d. Casey Dellacqua (AUS) 76(4) 63Doubles – First Round(2) Medina Garrigues/Zheng (ESP/CHN) d. Dellacqua/Scheepers (AUS/RSA) 64 64Aoyama/Moulton-Levy (JPN/USA) d. (WC) Nara/Sema (JPN/JPN) 75 62Kumkhum/Miyamura (THA/JPN) d. Cohen/Zhou (USA/CHN) 61 64Order Of Play – Thursday, October 11, 2012Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)1. Pauline Parmentier vs. Zheng Jie2. Anabel Medina Garrigues vs. Heather Watson3. Zhou Yi-Miao vs. Laura Robson4. Fujiwara/Wongteanchai vs. Medina Garrigues/Zheng5. Kops-Jones/Spears vs. Kumkhum/Miyamura (NB 17.30hrs)Court 1 (from 13.00hrs)1. Chanelle Scheepers vs. Mirjana Lucic2. Jurak/Marosi vs. Lykina/Puchkova
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Top-seeded Samantha Stosur advanced to the quarterfinals of the Japan Open by beating Virginie Razzano of France 1-6, 6-2, 6-4.
Stosur, the 2011 U.S. Open champion, rallied after having her serve broken three times in the first set at the Utsubo Tennis Center. Razzano had 10 double-faults.
The Australian will next face Jamie Hampton in the quarterfinals. The American defeated wild...
Top-seeded Samantha Stosur of Australia advanced to the second round of the Japan Open by beating Erika Sema of Japan 6-4, 6-2 on Monday.
Stosur, who won the tournament in Osaka in 2009, had five aces and converted 5 of 6 break points.
The ninth-ranked Stosur reached the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo earlier this month and is seeking her first title of the year.
October 8-14, 2012
Results – Monday, October 8, 2012
Singles – First Round
(1) Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. Erika Sema (JPN) 64 62
Chang Kai-Chen (TPE) d. (3) Christina McHale (USA) 63 76(5)
Heather Watson (GBR) d. Polona Hercog (SLO) 64 64
Pauline Parmentier (FRA) d. Mathilde Johansson (FRA) 62 62
Jamie Hampton (USA) d....