Azarenka, 17, remains on path to Prague final

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Victoria Azarenka, who last week
reached the first final of her career, upset fifth-seeded Nathalie
Dechy 7-6 (3), 6-1 Thursday in the second round of the Prague Open.

Azarenka will play sixth-seeded Akiko Morigami in the
quarterfinals. Morigami defeated Milagros Sequera 6-1, 6-3.

Azarenka, a 17-year-old player from Belarus, lost to Greta Arn
of Germany in the title match of the Estoril Open in Portugal last week.

Slovak qualifier Dominika Cibulkova advanced to the quarters by
defeating Andrea Hlavackova 6-1, 6-3. She will face Camille Pin,
who ousted Yvonne Meusburger 6-4, 6-4.