8th-seeded Yaroslava Shvedova falls
TASHKENT, Uzbekistan -- Vesna Dolonc of Serbia won a main-draw match for the first time since Wimbledon when she beat eighth-seeded Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan 7-6 (6), 7-5 in the first round of the Tashkent Open on Tuesday.
The defeat of Shvedova, who went three rounds at the US Open, ensured at least two unseeded players will reach the quarterfinals.
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