[Yahoo] Hewitt, Sharapova advance at Japan Open

Rusty Backhand
10-06-2004, 12:46 PM
Top seeded Lleyton Hewitt rallied to a 6-0, 3-6, 6-1 win over Japan's Gouichi Motomura on Wednesday in the second round of the Japan Open. Wimbledon champion Maria Sharapova also advanced, beating Australian Samantha Stosur 6-4, 1-6, 6-3. The defending champion will face France's Youlia Fedossova, who beat Akiko Morigami 6-3, 7-6 (2) Hewitt, ranked No.