Tennis: Kenin gets back to winning ways in Lyon
LYON (AFP) - Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin snapped a three-match losing streak by easing past Russian Vitalia Diatchenko in straight sets at the WTA event in Lyon on Wednesday (March 4).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
The American top seed, who had lost her opening matches in both Dubai and Doha in recent weeks, beat her 107th-ranked opponent 6-4, 6-3 to reach the second round.Kenin will next face Romanian qualifier Jaqueline Adina Cristian. Read more: The Straits Times »
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