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AP, MELBOURNE

Two-time major winner Svetlana Kuznetsova held off former No. 1-ranked Jelena Jankovic 6-4, 5-7, 9-7 in three hours. She next plays No. 24 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, who beat No. 11 Elina Svitolina 7-5, 4-6, 6-3.

Taiwan’s Chan Yung-jan and Polish partner Lukasz Kubot defeated Australian duo Daria Gavrilova and Luke Saville 6-3, 7-5 in their mixed doubles first-round match.

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