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Pennetta advances at Rogers Cup in Toronto
Urszula Radwanska of Poland hits a forehand to Flavia Penetta of Italy hits during first round Rogers Cup women's tennis action in Toronto on Monday, Aug. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)
August 5, 2013, 3:45 pm

TORONTO (AP) Flavia Pennetta defeated Urszula Radwanska 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 Monday to advance to the second round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

Mona Barthel edged Jie Zheng 6-7 (3), 6-3, 7-6 (1).

American Bethanie Mattek-Sands entered the tournament as a "lucky loser" when Britain's Laura Robson pulled out because of a right wrist injury.

Robson was coming off a strong performance at Wimbledon where she reached the fourth round - the first British woman to do so since 1998.

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