Shahar Peer beats Alla Kudryavtseva
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Top seed Shahar Peer of Israel beat Russia's Alla Kudryavtseva 6-1, 6-4 to advance to the quarterfinals at the WTA Citi Open.
Peer, ranked 24th, had not made it to a quarterfinal since early March at the BNP Paribas Open. He opponent in Friday's quarterfinal will be eighth-seeded Alberta Brianti of Italy, who needed only 52 minutes to oust American Varvara Lepchenko 6-1, 6-2.
Third-seeded Tamira Paszek of Austria beat American qualifier Madison Brengle 6-3, 6-1 ...
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