Tennis: Kvitová advances to second round in New Haven


In tennis, Petra Kvitová has advanced to the second round of the WTA tournament in New Haven after defeating Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 6:1, 7:6. She is set to face Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan in the next match.

Another Czech, Karolína Plíšková, was knocked out from the first round, losing to Ekaterina Makarova of Russia 1:6, 3:6 in less than an hour.