National Sports News
Top-seeded Cibulkova reaches quarterfinals of Malaysian Open
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Thursday, April 17, 2014 9:37 AM EDT
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia
Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia needed just over an hour to beat Su-Wei Hsieh of Taiwan 6-1, 6-2 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of Malaysian Open.
Kristyna Pliskova — Karolina's sister — was eliminated by Donna Vekic of Croatia, who won 1-6, 6-3, 7-5.
In a rain-delayed second-round match, second-seeded Zhang Shuai of China overcame outlasted Hong Kong's Ling Zhang 6-3, 4-6, 6-0.