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Sara Errani advances in Palermo

Updated: July 11, 2012, 7:37 PM ET
Associated Press

PALERMO, Sicily -- Top-seeded Sara Errani needed little more than an hour to defeat 108th-ranked Patricia Mayr-Achleitner of Austria 6-3, 6-2 on Wednesday to reach the Italiacom Open quarterfinals.

Errani was the runner-up at the French Open last month and is ranked a career-high No. 9 this week. She won this clay tournament in 2008.

Meanwhile, 85th-ranked Alexandra Cadantu of Romania upset seventh-seeded Alize Cornet of France, 6-3, 5-7, 6-2 and next will face Errani.

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