Saturday, April 9, 2011

Kuznetsova upset in Marbella

Today in Marbella, qualifier Irina-Camelia Begu upset 2nd seed (and wild card) Svetlana Kuznetsova 3-6, 7-6, 6-4 in the semifinals. Begu upset 6th seed Klara Zakopalova in straight sets in the quarterfinals. The Romanian 20-year-old is currently ranked number 138 in the world.

Also winning today was top seed Victoria Azarenka, who defeated 8th seed Sara Errani 6-2, 6-1.