Simona Halep ousts Roberta Vinci
Halep broke five times to secure a 6-1, 6-3 victory against the fourth-seeded Vinci, who had also won the outdoor clay tournament in 2009. It was the Italian's second loss in 17 matches here.
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Halep will play Carla Suarez Navarro in the quarterfinals after the Spanish player beat Petra Cetkovska 6-2, 6-4.
Sorana Cirstea advanced when eighth-seeded Polona Hercog retired because of dizziness after losing the first set 6-4.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press
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