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Tennis

ATPMOSELLE OPEN

At Metz, France

Surface: Hard-Indoor

Singles

First Round

Florian Mayer (8), Germany, def. Pierre-Hugues Hebert, France, 6-2, 7-5.

Marton Fucsovics, Hungary, def. Jeremy Chardy (7), France, 6-3, 7-6 (5).

ST. PETERSBURG OPEN

At St. Petersburg, Russia

Surface: Hard-Indoor

Singles

First Round

Fabio Fognini (1), Italy, def. Dominic Inglot, Britain, 6-4, 6-4.

Denis Istomin (8), Uzbekistan, def. Sam Groth, Australia, 6-4, 3-6, 7-5.

Dmitry Tursunov (4), Russia, def. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (3).

WTAGUANGZHOU OPEN

At Guangzhou, China

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, def. Sorana Cirstea (1), Romania, 6-2, 6-1.

Laura Robson (3), Britain, def. Jovana Jaksic, Serbia, 6-2, 6-4.

Vesna Dolonc, Serbia, def. Urszula Radwanska (5), Poland, 7-5, 6-2.

Zheng Jie, China, def. Yaroslava Shvedova, Kazakhstan, 6-1, 6-4.

Alize Cornet (2), France, def. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-3, 6-1.

Timea Babos, Hungary, def. Varvara Lepchenko (7), United States, 7-6 (8), 7-5.

Peng Shuai (4), China, def. Shahar Peer, Israel, 6-3, 6-4.

KDB KOREA OPEN

At Seoul, South Korea

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan, def. Heather Watson, Britain, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Francesca Schiavone, Italy, def. Andrea Petkovic (7), Germany, 6-1, 2-6, 6-4.

Irina-Camelia Begu, Romania, def. Han Xinyun, China, 6-3, 6-4.

Maria Kirilenko (2), Russia, def. Chan Chin-wei, Taiwan, 6-3, 6-3.

Annika Beck (8), Germany, def. Risa Ozaki, Japan, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4.

Jang Su Jeong, South Korea, def. Klara Zakopalova (4), Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-1.

Ons Jabeur, Tunisia, def. Nastassja Burnett, Italy, 7-5, 6-0.

Agnieszka Radwanska (1), Poland, def. Alexandra Cadantu, Romania, 6-4, 6-0.

Estrella Cabeza Candela, Spain, def. Mandy Minella, Luxembourg, 7-5, 6-4.

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