Posted October 07, 2013 on AP on Fox
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Elina Svitolina and Francesca Schiavone earned straight-sets wins Monday to reach the second round of the Generali Ladies. The 44th-ranked Svitolina defeated Mona Barthel 6-2, 7-5 after the German double-faulted eight times and dropped five service games. Schiavone hit four aces in beating Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-2. The top-seeded player in Linz is ninth-ranked Angelique Kerber, who was given a late wildcard entry to replace Petra Kvitova after the former Wimbledon champion pulled out with a back injury.
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Elina Svitolina of Ukraine and Francesca Schiavone of Italy earned straight-set wins Monday to reach the second round of the Generali Ladies. The 44th-ranked Svitolina defeated Mona Barthel 6-2, 7-5 after the German double-faulted eight times and dropped five service games. Schiavone hit four aces in beating Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic 7-5, 6-2. The top-seeded player in...

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