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At Rotterdam, Netherlands

Surface: Hard-Indoor


First Round

Thiemo de Bakker, Netherlands, def. Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, 3-6, 7-6 (2), 4-1, retired.

Julien Benneteau, France, def. Michael Llodra, France, 6-3, 6-2.

Ernests Gulbis, Latvia, def. Robin Haase, Netherlands, 6-2, 6-1.

Juan Martin del Potro (2), Argentina, def. Gael Monfils, France, 6-3, 6-4.

Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, def. David Goffin, Belgium, 6-0, 6-0.


At San Jose, Calif.

Surface: Hard-Indoor


First Round

Xavier Malisse (8), Belgium, def. Go Soeda, Japan, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3.

Jesse Levine, Canada, def. Bradley Klahn, United States, 7-5, 6-2.


At Sao Paulo

Surface: Clay-Outdoor


First Round

Guido Pella, Argentina, def. Fabio Fognini (6), Italy, 7-6 (6), 1-6, 6-1.

Albert Ramos (8), Spain, def. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain, 6-3, 7-5.

Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, def. Andrey Kuznetsov, Russia, 6-3, 6-4.

Filippo Volandri, Italy, def. Daniel Gimeno-Traver, Spain, 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (6).

Thomaz Bellucci (5), Brazil, def. Guilherme Clezar, Brazil, 7-6 (4), 5-7, 7-6 (1).


At Doha, Qatar

Surface: Hard-Outdoor


First Round

Nadia Petrova (11), Russia, def. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-3.

Lucie Safarova (17), Czech Republic, def. Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, 6-2, 6-3.

Sorana Cirstea, Romania, def. Ons Jabeur, Tunisia, 2-6, 6-3, 6-0.

Christina McHale, United States, def. Vera Dushevina, Russia, 6-1, 6-2.

Urszula Radwanska, Poland, def. Nadiya Kichenok, Ukraine, 6-1, 6-0.

Hsieh Su-wei, Taiwan, def. Tadeja Majeric, Slovenia, 6-4, 6-4.

Roberta Vinci (15), Italy, def. Yanina Wickmayer, Belgium, 6-2, 2-1, retired.

Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, def. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 6-1, 6-2.

Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, def. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, 7-6 (8), 3-0, retired.

Romina Oprandi, Switzerland, def. Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, 7-6 (2), 7-5.

Monica Niculescu, Romania, def. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia, 6-4, 6-1.

Marion Bartoli (9), France, def. Francesca Schiavone, Italy, 7-6 (5), 6-3.

Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia, def. Laura Robson, Britain, 6-4, 6-1.

Sloane Stephens (16), United States, def. Anna Tatishvili, Georgia, 6-2, 6-2.

Timea Babos, Hungary, def. Heidi El Tabakh, Canada, 6-2, 6-3.

Ekaterina Bychkova, Russia, def. Maria Kirilenko (12), Russia, 3-0, retired.

Second Round

Maria Sharapova (3), Russia, def. Caroline Garcia, France, 6-3, 6-2.

Serena Williams (2), United States, def. Daria Gavrilova, Russia, 6-2, 6-1.

Mona Barthel, Germany, def. Angelique Kerber (5), Germany, 6-1, 6-2.