Palermo, Italy (Sports Network) - Top-seeded French Open runner-up Sara
Errani eased into the quarterfinals at the $220,000 Italiacom Open.
The 2008 champion and 2009 Palermo runner-up Errani routed Austrian
Patricia Mayr-Achleitner 6-3, 6-2 in second-round action on the red clay at
Country Time Club.
Up next for Errani will be Romanian Alexandra Cadantu, who doused seventh-
seeded Frenchwoman Alize Cornet 6-3, 5-7, 6-2 on Day 3.
In other second-round action, Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu bested Spaniard
Lourdes Dominguez Lino 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 and Spanish qualifier Estrella Cabeza
Candela downed Italian wild card Maria Elena Camerin 7-6 (7-3), 7-5. Begu will
battle Cabeza Candela in Friday's quarterfinals.
A final opening-round match saw eighth-seeded Czech Barbora Zahlavova
Strycova dismiss Spaniard Silvia Soler-Espinosa 7-5, 7-6 (7-3). The match was
suspended because of darkness on Tuesday.
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