Hantuchova fends off seven break points, wins

Updated: September 12, 2007, 11:33 AM ET
Associated Press

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NUSA DUA, Indonesia -- Second-seeded Daniela Hantuchova fought off seven break points and defeated Elise Tamaela 7-5, 6-3 in the Bali Open on Wednesday.

Also, Ayumi Morita upset sixth seeded Martina Muller 6-4, 6-0 and advanced to the quarterfinals.

Hantuchova survived two break points at 1-1 in the first set, and eventually won the set when Tamaela netted a backhand.

With the second set at 2-all, Tamaela was up 40-0 but Hantuchova came back to hold serve. Tamaela had two more break points trailing 5-4, but Hantuchova again held off the threat.


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