New Haven Gallery: Early Round Action
Samantha Stosur, Caroline Wozniacki and Eugenie Bouchard were among the stars racking up wins early on at the Connecticut Open.
Published August 19, 2014 12:10
Former US Open champion Stosur got past Japanese No.1 Nara in three sets.
Sara Errani squared off with WTA Rising Star Garbiñe Muguruza, but was beaten in three sets.
Eugenie Bouchard dropped just two games against Bojana Jovanovski in recording her first win since Wimbledon.
Timea Bacsinszky was able to pull out the first set against Caroline Wozniacki, but ultimately fell in three sets.
Four-time Connecticut Open champion Caroline Wozniacki improved to 24-2 in New Haven.
Dominika Cibulkova lost to Andrea Petkovic in a battle of former Top 10 players.
Flavia Pennetta received some tips from her coach in her second round contest against Alison Riske.
Riske prevailed to become New Haven's first quarterfinalist and the last remaining American.