Donna Vekic advances at Baku Cup
BAKU, Azerbaijan -- Second-seeded Donna Vekic of Croatia advanced to the second round of the Baku Cup on Monday by winning 6-1, 6-0 against local favorite Nazrin Jafarova.
Vekic converted five of six break points, while Jafarova won only 16 points in the match.
In other first round matches on outdoor hard courts at Baku Tennis Academy, Slovenia's Tadeja Majeric beat fifth-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 7-5, 6-4 and Ons Jabeur of Tunisia defeated Daria Gavrilova of Russia 6-4, 6-0.
Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press
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