Tennis: WTA Marrakech results - 1st update

Results from the third day of the WTA Princess Lalla Meryem tournament in Marrakech, Morocco, on Wednesday (x denotes seeding):

Women's singles

2nd round

Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) bt Maria Teresa Torro (ESP) 6-2, 6-1

1st round

Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) bt Mathilde Johansson (FRA) 6-3, 6-4

Olga Puchkova (RUS) bt Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 7-5

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