Sharapova, Berdych win in China Open


BEIJING: Five-times Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova made it through to the third round of the $5.4 million China Open on Tuesday, while men’s third seed Tomas Berdych won his opening match. Sharapova traded breaks with the 33rd-ranked Elina Svitalina of Ukraine midway through the second set, before she powered through with a 6-2, 6-2 scoreline. In the men’s competition, world number six Berdych eased past Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 6-1, 6-2.


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