Wozniacki retires hurt in Bastad

Wed, 06 Jul 17:48:00 2011

World number one Caroline Wozniacki was forced to retire injured from her second round match in Bastad with a shoulder injury.

- Wozniacki retires hurt

The Dane won the first set against local player Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden 6-2 but suffered problems early in the second.

After trying a couple of almost underarm serves she then called for the trainer before conceding the match while 1-0 down in the second.

Arivdsson will now face Maria Jose Martinez in the quarter-finals.

The highest ranked player left in the draw is Italy's Flavia Pennetta who cruised into the last eight with a 6-2 6-3 win over Angelique Kerber.

Pennetta will now face Barbara Zahlavova Strycova after the Czech player won a three set battle with Anastasiya Yakimova.


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