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Vinci first to progress to quarterfinals

5 January 2016, by

Italian No.8 seed Roberta Vinci has cruised into the Brisbane International quarterfinals with a dominant 6-1, 6-1 result against 2014 Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova on Tuesday.

Vinci, who ended Serena Williams’s bid for a calendar year grand slam in last year’s US Open semifinals, awaits the winner of top seed Simona Halep and 2009 Brisbane champion Victoria Azarenka.

More to come …