Victoria Azarenka whipped through her match against Iveta Benesova on Sunday to become the first player to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
Sam Stosur`s first tournament on home soil since winning the US Open ended in an upset second-round loss to Iveta Benesova at the Brisbane International on Wednesday.
Czech qualifier Iveta Benesova and Swiss veteran Patty Schnyder progressed to meetings with the top two seeds here after recording first-round triumphs at the two million-dollar WTA Montreal Cup.
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