Update: Roland Garros – Sorana Cirstea, Through To Second Round After Tough Match, Buzarnescu defeated
Romanian tennis player Sorana Cirstea, 84th WTA, has defeated Kaja Juvan (Slovenia, 131th WTA) 5-7, 6-4, 7-5 on Monday to reach the second round of the second Grand Slam of the year.
In round two Cirstea will face the winner of the match between Aliona Bolsova Zedoinov (137th WTA) and Vera Zvonareva (78th WTA).
Sorana Cirstea has a tough match against the 18-year old Slovenian. She should have played against Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) but the Czech player withdrew before the match due to injury.
Mihaela Buzarnescu, 33rd WTA, was defeated later on Monday by Ekaterina Alexandrova, 58th WTA, 6-4, 6-4.
Romanian tennis player Marius Copil was defeated by Benoit Paire 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-1 on Monday, in the first round of the French Open.