Date: Aug 07, 2015
By: Dave Carroll / Staff reporter, with AP, STANFORD, California
Taiwan’s Chan Chin-wei advanced to the quarter-finals of the doubles at the Bank of the West Classic in Stanford, California, on Wednesday, while Alison Riske had a change of luck in the singles.
Chan and Darija Jurak of Croatia were 6-4, 7-5 victors over Vitalia Diatchenko of Russia and Anna Tatishvili of the US in the first round of the doubles at the Taube Family Tennis Stadium at Stanford University.
The Taiwanese-Croatian duo saved five of 10 break points and converted seven of 11, winning 69 of the 131 points contested to wrap up the straight-sets victory in 1 hour, 31 minutes. [FULL STORY]