Mauresmo ousted from US Open in 2nd round

Updated: 02 September 2009 16:25 IST

Two-time Grand Slam champion Amelie Mauresmo lost in the second round of the US Open on Wednesday, falling to Aleksandra Wozniak of Canada 6-4, 6-0.

Mauresmo ousted from US Open in 2nd round
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New York:

Two-time Grand Slam champion Amelie Mauresmo lost in the second round of the US Open on Wednesday, falling to Aleksandra Wozniak of Canada 6-4, 6-0.

The 17th-seeded Mauresmo made 31 unforced errors and hit only nine winners. The 2006 Wimbledon and Australian Open champion joined Ana Ivanovic as the second Grand Slam tournament winner to be eliminated in the first week.

Wozniak, making her third appearance at the U.S. Open, advanced to a third-round match against 10th-seeded Flavia Pennetta, who beat Sania Mirza 6-0, 6-0.

Topics : Tennis Andy Roddick Lukas Dlouhy Rohan Bopanna Leander Paes Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi Maria Sharapova
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