Dementieva advances; Craybas defeats fellow American King

Updated: May 21, 2008, 11:21 AM ET
Associated Press

ISTANBUL, Turkey -- Top-seeded Elena Dementieva defeated Liana Ungur of Romania 6-2, 7-6 (4) Wednesday in the second round of the Istanbul Cup.

The seventh-ranked Russian will play Jill Craybas of the United States in the third round of the clay-court tournament, a warm-up event for the French Open. The seventh-seeded Craybas advanced after defeating Vania King of the United States 6-4, 6-2.

Second-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska also advanced, beating Sorana Cirstea of Romania 6-0, ...

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