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Tennis

ATP / WTA

BRISBANE INTERNATIONAL

At Brisbane, Australia

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

Men

First Round

Florian Mayer (6), Germany, def. Santiago Giraldo, Colombia, 6-4, 6-4.

Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, def. Julien Benneteau, France, 6-3, 2-6, 6-1.

Kei Nishikori (5), Japan, def. Marinko Matosevic, Australia, 7-5, 6-2.

Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, def. Benjamin Mitchell, Australia, 6-4, 6-4.

Women

First Round

Angelique Kerber (4), Germany, def. Anna Tatishvili, Georgia, 6-2, 4-6, 6-2.

Sabine Lisicki, Germany, def. Lucie Safarova, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-4.

Sara Errani (5), Italy, def. Olga Puchkova, Russia, 6-1, 6-3.

Alize Cornet, France, def. Bojana Bobusic, Australia, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1.

Ksenia Pervak, Kazakhstan, def. Caroline Wozniacki (8), Denmark, 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (1).

Monica Puig, Puerto Rico, def. Olivia Rogowska, Poland, 6-2, 6-3.

Sloane Stephens, United States, def. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, 6-2, 6-3.

Sofia Arvidsson, Sweden, def. Sam Stosur (7), Australia, 7-6 (4), 7-5.

Doubles

Men

First Round

Jurgen Melzer, Austria, and Milos Raonic, Canada, def. Martin Klizan, Slovakia, and Scott Lipsky, United States, 6-4, 6-4.

Women

First Round

Akgul Amanmuradova, Uzbekistan, and Vania King, United States, def. Arantxa Parra Santonja, Spain, and Alicja Rosolska, Poland, 6-3, 6-0.

Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia, and Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia, def. Mervana Jugic-Salkic, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Alexandra Panova, Russia, 6-4, 6-4.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands, U.S., and Sania Mirza, India, def. Vera Dushevina, Russia, and Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-4, 6-2.

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia, and Lucie Safarova, Czech Republic, def. Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears (3), United States, 6-2, 6-7 (6), 10-6.

ATP

QATAR EXXONMOBIL OPEN

At Doha, Qatar

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Simone Bolelli, Italy, def. Daniel Gimeno-Traver, Spain, 6-3, 6-7 (3), 7-6 (2).

Nikolay Davydenko, Russia, def. Victor Hanescu, Romania, 6-2, 6-3.

Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, def. Albert Ramos, Spain, 7-6 (4), 6-1.

Viktor Troicki (6), Serbia, def. Bjorn Phau, Germany, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.

Grega Zemlja, Slovenia, def. Fabio Fognini, Italy, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4.

Philipp Kohlschreiber (3), Germany, def. Ivan Dodig, Croatia, 7-6 (5), 6-1.

Doubles

First Round

Jeremy Chardy, France, and Lukasz Kubot, Poland, def. Jabor Mohammed Ali Mutawa, Qatar, and Mohamed Safwat, Egypt, 6-1, 6-0.

Daniele Bracciali, Italy, and Oliver Marach (3), Austria, def. Pablo Andujar and Feliciano Lopez, Spain, 7-5, 6-4.

Jonathan Erlich, Israel, and Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, def. Frantisek Cermak, Czech Republic, and Michal Martinak (4), Slovakia, 4-6, 6-3, 10-7.

Treat Conrad Huey, Philippines, and Dominic Inglot, Britain, def. Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, and Nenad Zimonjic (1), Serbia, 6-2, 6-2.

AIRCEL CHENNAI OPEN

At Chennai, India

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Go Soeda (8), Japan, def. Evgeny Donskoy, Russia, 6-1, 6-2.

Aljaz Bedene, Slovenia, def. Joao Sousa, Portugal, 6-3, 6-2.

Robin Haase (6), Netherlands, def. Yuki Bhambri, India, 7-5, 6-3.

Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, def. Andrey Kuznetsov, Russia, 6-3, 6-4.

Doubles

First Round

Benoit Paire, France, and Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland, def. Sanam Singh and Vishnu Vardhan, India, 6-2, 5-7, 10-7.

WTA

SHENZHEN LONGGANG GEMDALE OPEN

At Shenzhen, China

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Ayumi Morita, Japan, def. Chan Yung-jan, Taiwan, 6-4, 6-4.

Bojana Jovanovski (8), Serbia, def. Alexandra Cadantu, Romania, 6-3, 6-1.

Elina Svitolina, Ukraine, def. Shahar Peer, Israel, 6-1, 6-3.

Peng Shuai (6), China, def. Anne Keothavong, Britain, 6-4, 6-0.

Julia Cohen, United States, def. Nina Bratchikova, Russia, 0-6, 7-6 (7), 7-5.

Chang Kai-chen, Taiwan, def. Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Marion Bartoli (2), France, def. Chan Wing-yau, Hong Kong, 6-1, 6-0.

Klara Zakopalova (5), Czech Republic, def. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Rep., 6-1, 6-1.

Stefanie Voegele, Switzerland, def. Timea Babos, Hungary, 6-4, 7-5.

Duan Ying-Ying, China, def. Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan, 7-6 (5), 7-5.

Doubles

First Round

Chang Kai-chen, Taiwan, and Yan Zi, China, def. Liu Wan-Ting and Sun Sheng-Nan, China, 4-6, 6-3, 10-7.

Han Xinyun and Zhou Yi-Miao, China, def. Oksana Kalashnikova, Georgia, and Zheng Saisai, China, 2-6, 7-5, 10-5.

ASB CLASSIC

At Auckland, New Zealand

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Elena Vesnina, Russia, def. Eugenie Bouchard, Canada, 7-5, 6-3.

Pauline Parmentier, France, def. Christina McHale (7), United States, 6-4, 6-1.

Kiki Bertens, Netherlands, def. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia, 6-7 (6), 6-2, 7-5.

Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, def. CoCo Vandeweghe, United States, 1-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4.

Kirsten Flipkens, Belgium, def. Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, 6-1, 6-7 (2), 7-5.

Yanina Wickmayer (3), Belgium, def. Magdalena Rybarikova, Slovakia, 7-6 (3), 6-2.

Johanna Larsson, Sweden, def. Misaki Doi, Japan, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2.

Simona Halep, Romania, def, Arantxa Rus, Netherlands, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.

Jamie Hampton, United States, def. Zheng Jie (4), China, 7-5, 6-1.

Exhibition

ITF HYUNDAI HOPMAN CUP

At Perth, Australia

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Round Robin

Serbia 2, Italy 1

Group A

Ana Ivanovic, Serbia, def. Francesca Schiavone, Italy, 6-0, 6-4.

Novak Djokovic, Serbia, def. Andreas Seppi, Italy, 6-3, 6-4.

Schiavone and Seppi, Italy, def. Ivanovic and Djokovic, Serbia, 7-6 (4), 6-4.

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