Del Potro/Wozniaki Advance with Ease at RMKC/CSC at The Racquet Club - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

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Del Potro/Wozniaki Advance with Ease at RMKC/CSC at The Racquet Club

Heavy Hitting in the Regions Morgan Keegan and Cellular South Cup tonight at the Racquet Club of Memphis..

Men's Second seed Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina...takes on countryman Guillermo Canas on Stadium court...

Del Potro, at age 20, was the youngest player to end the year ranked among the Top 10 in the World last season...

Del Potro content to play the Baseline Game and let his opponent make the mistake..

Del Potro advances to round two..beating Canas

6-2, 7-5.

On the Women's side in the Cellular South Cup, the Top Seed, Denmarks' Caroline Wozniaki makes her first appearance on Stadium Court.

The 18-year old reached at least the 3rd round in all 4 Grand Slam events last year..

She faces former Worlds' top 4 ranked player Jelena Dokic of Monaco.

Dokic is making a comeback after taking time off to deal with family issues.

She's got too many issues to deal with agains Wozniaki..

The Top Seed gets the victory in straights.

The scores, 6-1, 6-2.

Men's Wild Card Entrant Marcos Baghdatis of Cypress is trying to work his way back into the World's top 20 rankings after injuries limited him to just 12-tournaments last year..

He's taking on 20 year old Kei Nishikori of Japan.

Nishikori is trying to break into the Top 50, coming off a World Ranking of 63 in 2008.

Baghdatis recovery from injury seems to be on track as he works to use Memphis to increase his career earnings of more than $2.7-Million..

Baghdatis beats Nishikori in Straight sets 7-5, 6-3.

it's a quick turnaround for Number Two Seed Victoria Azarenka of Belarus...

After winning her opening round match in the late match last night..Azarenka back on Stadium court this afternoon taking on Stephanie Cohen-Aloro of France..

And, just like last night, Azarenka gets this one over with quickly as she advances to the Third Round in just 63-minutes..

The scores 6-2, 6-2.

 

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