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Indian Wells: Gauff through to third round

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American Coco Gauff, the No 6 seed, reached the third round of the BNP Paribas Open by beating Spanish qualifier Cristina Bucsa 6-2, 6-4 at Indian Wells on Friday.

Gauff, who turs 19 years old on Monday and is already ranked No 6 in the world, will play the winner of the match between Czech Linda Noskova and American Amanda Anisimova, the No 31 seed, next.

This is third year in a row that the American teen, who reached the finals of the French Open last year, is through to the third round at Indian Wells.

Bucsa, ranked No 90, won against qualifier Katie Swan (7-6 (6), 7-5) in the previous round of the Indian Wells tournament.

Indian Wells WTA 1000, other second-round matches (Indian Wells Tennis Garden, hard, USD 8,800,000):

  • Maria Sakkari (7) beat Shelby Rogers: 2-6, 6-4, 6-0
  • Elena Rybakina vs. Sofia Kenin
  • Tatjana Maria vs. Daria Kasatkina
  • Martina Trevisan vs. Madison Brengle
  • Dalma Galfi vs. Caroline Garcia
  • Leylah Fernandez vs. Emma Navarro
  • Liudmila Samsonova vs. Bernarda Pera
  • Katerina Siniakova vs. Beatriz Haddad Maia
  • Iga Swiatek vs. Claire Liu
  • Petra Martic vs. Varvara Gracheva
  • Karolina Muchova vs. Victoria Azarenka
  • Marketa Vondrousova vs. Marie Bouzkova
  • Magda Linette vs. Emma Raducanu
  • Linda Noskova vs. Amanda Anisimova
  • Camila Giorgi vs. Jessica Pegula
  • Karolina Pliskova vs. Anna Kalinskaya: saturday
  • Xinyu Wang beat Ekaterina Alexandrova (18): 6-2, 6-3
  • Rebecca Peterson beat Shuai Zhang (22): 3-0 ret.
  • Anastasia Potapova (26) beat Xiyu Wang: 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-2
  • Petra Kvitova (15) beat Elizabeth Mandlik (WC): 6-1, 7-5
  • Aryna Sabalenka (2) beat Evgeniya Rodina: 6-2, 6-0
  • Barbora Krejcikova (16) beat Dayana Yastremska (WC): 6-1, 6-2
  • Veronika Kudermetova (11) beat Anna Blinkova: 6-3, 6-4
  • Lesia Tsurenko (Q) beat Donna Vekic (29): 2-6, 6-2, 6-2
  • Jil Teichmann beat Belinda Bencic (9): 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
  • Jelena Ostapenko (24) beat Aliaksandra Sasnovich: 7-5, 3-6, 6-2
  • Anhelina Kalinina (27) beat Linda Fruhvirtova: 4-6, 6-4, 7-5
  • Sorana Cirstea vs. Madison Keys
  • Nuria Parrizas Diaz vs. Paula Badosa
  • Ons Jabeur vs. Magdalena Frech
  • Peyton Stearns vs. Bianca Andreescu

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