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TIANJIN, China | Garcia, Mertens cruise into Tianjin quarterfinals

TIANJIN, China  — Second-seeded Caroline Garcia of France moved into the Tainjin Open quarterfinals after defeating Chinese qualifier Zhang Yuxuan 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday. The 16th-ranked Garcia will play sixth-seeded Petra Martic of Croatia for a semifinal berth on Friday. Third-seeded Elise Mertens of Belgium also advanced by defeating Slovakian qualifier Jana Cepelova 6-2, 6-3. … Continue reading TIANJIN, China | Garcia, Mertens cruise into Tianjin quarterfinals