Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki, pictured in action in Dubai, beat China's Wang Yafan in straight sets in Malaysia on March 3, 2015

AFP News - Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki atoned for a first-round exit last year by cruising past China's Wang Yafan on Tuesday at the WTA Malaysian Open. For the second straight year, Wozniacki opened the to…

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