Kvitová, Plíšková through in Cincinnati


In tennis, Petra Kvitová has advanced to the third round of Cincinnati Open after beating Serena Williams 6:3, 2:6 a 6:3. It is the second time that the 28-year-old has beaten the U.S. player in her career. She is set to face Kristina Mladenovic of France in the next round.

Another Czech, Karolína Plíšková has scored her first win over Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland, knocking her out 6:3, 6:3 to advance to the second round.