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US Open: Garbine Muguruza beats Varvara Lepchenko to reach second round

US OpenVenue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 SeptBBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every dayWimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza saw off Varvara Lepchenko 6-0 6-3 to reach the second round of the US Open.The Spaniard, 23, raced through the first set in 21 minutes as she dominated the American in the Arthur Ashe Stadium at Flushing Meadows.Muguruza, who dropped just 10 points on serve, will face either Duan Yingying or qualifier Claire Liu in round two.

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