Miami Masters: China's Li Na advances to third round as Alisa Kleybanova withdraws

Updated: 21 March 2014 21:31 IST

The walkover sends second seed Li Na into a contest against the winner from Daniela Hantuchova and American Madison Keys.

Miami Masters: China's Li Na advances to third round as Alisa Kleybanova withdraws
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Miami, USA:

China's Li Na reached the third round of the Miami Masters on Friday after her intended opponent Alisa Kleybanova withdrew with illness before their match.

The walkover sends the second seed into a contest against the winner from Daniela Hantuchova and American Madison Keys.

Romanian sixth seed Simona Halep also pulled out, citing a toe injury. She will be replaced in the draw by Czech Jana Cepelova, who will face Australian Casey Dellacqua in the second round.

Topics : Tennis
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