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PAINFUL PROGRESS In the women’s singles, third seed Jelena Jankovic made it through to the third round despite suffering from an injury to her forearm and elbow


Last up on the schedule was women’s top seed Maria Sharapova, who came within two points of losing in the first round on Wednesday before scraping through in three sets.

The world No.1 was drawn against Bethanie Mattek of the US, who has won just two games in her previous 10 Grand Slam tournament appearances.

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