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Sara Errani wins in Madrid 1st round

Updated: May 3, 2014, 5:58 PM ET
Associated Press

MADRID -- Sara Errani of Italy beat Andrea Petkovic 7-5, 6-1 in the first round of the Madrid Open on Saturday, avenging a loss to the German in the same stage four years ago.

Errani advanced to play countrywoman Francesca Schiavone or Russia's Elena Vesnina.

Errani placed 87 percent of her first serves in, and broke Petkovic five times while saving five of six break chances against her.

Also, Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia beat Karin Knapp of Italy 6-1, 6-1, while American Alison ...

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