Vesnina retirement puts Rezai through

Wed, 20 Jul 16:48:00 2011

Third seed Elena Vesnina went out of WTA Baku after injury forced her to retire from her second round match against Aravane Rezai.

- Rezai goes through

The Russian (pictured) was trailing 3-6 0-1 when she pulled out of the game, sending Rezai into a quarter-final against another Russian, Ksenia Pervak.

Oervak had earlierbeaten compatriot Vesna Dolonts 6-3 6-3.

Kazakhstan's Galina Voskoboeva also made the quarter-finals with a 7-6(2) 6-2 win over Romanian fifth seed Monica Niculesci, while Mariya Koryttseva of Ukraine beat Anastasiya Yakimova of Belarus 6-2 7-5.


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