Kerber into Nuremberg Cup quarters
NUREMBERG, Germany -- Angelique Kerber advanced to the quarterfinals of the Nuremberg Cup by beating German compatriot Anna-Lena Friedsam 6-2, 7-6 (0) on Wednesday.
Friedsam is ranked No. 112 but found her range in the second set as she held her own against the ninth-ranked Kerber, until the tiebreaker.
Fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine defeated Spain's Beatriz Garcia Vidagany 7-6 (5), 6-3 to reach the last eight.
Seventh-seeded Caroline Garcia outlasted Dinah Pfizenmaier ...
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