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  • Ivanovic lone seeded player to win

    July 29, 2014

    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - No. 5 seed Ana Ivanovic won her first-round match in the Bank of the West Classic, defeating Sabine Lisicki 7-6 (2), 6-1 on Tuesday.The former world No. 1 lost to Lisicki in three sets in their previous meeting at Wimbledon.Ivanovic has won three WTA Tour titles this season after failing to win a tournament in 2013. She owns 14 career titles.

  • Safarova loses in 1st round of Citi Open

    July 29, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Top-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic in the first round of the Citi Open on Tuesday.Mladenovic rallied for a 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 victory against the Wimbledon semifinalist. She will face American qualifier Taylor Townsend in the second round.

  • Gstaad champion Andujar wins opener in Kitzbuehel

    July 29, 2014

    KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) - Pablo Andujar beat Jurgen Melzer 6-3, 6-4 at the Kitzbuehel Cup on Tuesday, two days after earning his third career title in Gstaad.The 44th-ranked Spaniard broke the Austrian's first service game to win the opening set, and saved three break points while 2-1 down in the second before adding another break.