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Lyon Open: Zanevska crushes second seed Zhang to reach quarter-finals

Maryna Zanevska beat Shuai Zhang 6-2, 6-0 on Thursday evening and will play Russian Anastasia Potapova, the No 5 seed, in the next round

Maryna Zanevska AI / Reuters / Panoramic
Open 6ème Sens Métropole de Lyon •Round of 16 • completed
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Belgian Maryna Zanevska advanced to the last eight of the Lyon Open by winning against Chinese Shuai Zhang, the second seed, 6-2, 6-0 at the Palais des Sports de Gerland Lyon on Thursday evening.

Zanevska, ranked No 93, will face Russian Anastasia Potapova, the No 5 seed, next.

Ahead of her victory, the Belgian beat Hungarian Dalma Galfi (6-1, 7-6 (3)).

Zhang, ranked No 23, won against American Madison Brengle (6-3, 6-2) in the previous round of the Lyon tournament.

Lyon WTA 250, other second-round results (Palais des Sports de Gerland Lyon, USD 259.303, most recent results first):

  • Jasmine Paolini vs. Erika Andreeva
  • Caroline Garcia vs. Alison Van Uytvanck
  • Anastasia Potapova beat Clara Burel (WC): 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
  • Danka Kovinic (7) beat Anna Bondar: 4-6, 6-2, 6-3
  • Linda Noskova (Q) beat Mayar Sherif (6): 6-3, 6-2
  • Camila Osorio beat Jule Niemeier: 7-6 (5), 7-5
  • Alycia Parks beat Petra Martic (4): 2-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2
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