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ROLAND GARROS. Ex-winner Garbine Muguruza is into the third round, Sloane Stephens punch by

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The Spanish Garbine Muguruza (WTA 19) Wednesday qualified for the third round at Roland Garros. They defeated the Swedish Johanna Larsson (WTA 172) with 6-4 and 6-1.

In the sixteenth-finals state Muguruza against the Ukrainian Elina Svitolina (WTA 9). That was Wednesday not in action after the forfeit of her compatriot Kateryna Kozlova (WTA 67).

The 25-year-old Muguruza won in 2016 in Paris her first. [ A year later she added since Wimbledon. The Spanish last year reached the semi-finals at the Porte d’auteuil. There bumping into them on the Romanian Simona Halep.

Also Sloane Stephens to the third round

The American Sloane Stephens (WTA 7) has Wednesday placed before the third round of Roland Garros. The seventh seed beat the Spanish Sara Sorribes Tormo (WTA 75) with a 6-1 and 7-6 (7/3).

To advance to the eighth-finals, the 26-year-old Stephens over the American Jennifer Brady (WTA 80), or the Slovenian Poland Hercog (WTA 71).

Stephens was the losing finalist last year in Paris. She went in the final battle 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 collapse against the Romanian Simona Halep.