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Sergiy Stakhovsky upends No. 7 seed

Updated: October 14, 2013, 1:48 PM ET
Associated Press

MOSCOW -- Svetlana Kuznetsova, a two-time Grand Slam champion who last won a tournament three years ago, advanced to the second round of the Kremlin Cup by beating Lesia Tsurenko 7-5, 6-2 Monday.

The eighth-seeded Russian won five consecutive games in the second set and served for the match at love.

"I haven't been playing at the Kremlin Cup for a couple of years," Kuznetsova said. "But this year I really want to play my best here and that's why I was so nervous at the beginning of ...

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