Kanepi knocks off world no.1

  • 2011-09-28
  • Jared Grellet
TOKYO, Japan – Kaia Kanepi has kept on rolling at the Toray Pan Pacific Open, knocking out top seed and world no. 1 Caroline Wozniacki in the round of 16. The 26-year-old Estonian needed nearly two and a half hours to get up over her Danish opponent before finally prevailing in three sets 7-5 1-6 6-4. Wozniacki appeared to be doing it easy early on, breaking Kanepi early in the opening set. But Kanepi was not about to be discouraged, breaking back twice to claim the early set. After a poor second set from the Estonian, the advantage was ...
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