15 Jun 2011

Erakovic wins first round Wimbledon qualifier

6:56 am on 15 June 2011

The in-form New Zealand womens tennis n umber one Marina Erakovic has won her first round match at the Wimbledon qualifying tyournament.

Erakovic, who's unseeded swept aside the second seed from Chinese Taipei Jung-Jan Chan 6-2 6-1.

Another New Zealander Sacha Jones lost to a Ukranian opponent 7-6 6-2.