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BARTOLI THROUGH IN RODGERS CUP

Marion Bartoli has defeated Shuai Peng of China in the second round of the Rogers Cup. Bartoli won the match easily in the straight sets by 6-1, 6-3. Bartoli, who is the highest ranked French player in the official rankings of WTA, played with a lot of dominance in the match. She played some exquisite backhand shots and broke the rhythm of the Chinese player.

Bartoli was in an aggressive mood right from the start of the match. She was on the verge of breaking the service of Peng in the very first game of the match, but, Peng was able to save the breakpoint. But, the Chinese player couldn’t hold her service in the third game and the fifth game and Bartoli got two breakthroughs consecutively to take a lead of 4-1. The French star held her service in the sixth game to make the score 5-1. Read more »