Mirjana Lucic wins at Aegon Classic

Updated: June 6, 2011, 2:06 PM ET
Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, England -- Former Wimbledon semifinalist Mirjana Lucic of Croatia advanced to the second round of the Aegon Classic grass-court tournament on Monday, defeating American qualifier Alexandra Stevenson 6-3, 7-6 (7).

The 29-year-old Lucic made the semis at Wimbledon in 1999 as a promising 17-year-old, but was absent from the WTA tour for much of the last decade because of personal problems. After spending several years on the lower-tier ITF circuit, she is back in the top ...

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