Kanepi advances to 3rd round in Copenhagen



COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Fifth-seeded Kaia Kanepi of Estonia defeated Timea Babos of Hungary 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (2) Wednesday and reached the third round of the e-Boks Open.

Mona Barthel of Germany also advanced to the third round, defeating Alberta Brianti of Italy 6-3, 6-2, while Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia moved into the second round by stopping Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland 6-3, 6-4.