Tennis: Alexandra Sasnovich into Miami Open second round

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Alexandra Sasnovich has advanced to the second round of Miami Open with the prize fund of almost $7 million. The Belarusian defeated world No 44 Alize Cornet 6-4, 1-6, 6-4 after two hours and 37 minutes.

In the second round, Sasnovich will clash with Great Britain's Johanna Konta ranked No 11 in the world.