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Veteran photographer Pedro Mendes is covering this year's Portugal Open for Each day throughout the tournament, we'll publish a photo gallery of his exclusive on-site images. You can view them all here.

Yanina Wickmayer managed just two games in a 53-minute loss to Roberta Vinci.

"It was very windy so I knew I had to focus every point," said Vinci, who plays Elena Vesnina next.

Eugenie Bouchard won 10 of the final 12 games in a 6-4, 6-2 win over Yaroslava Shvedova.

"She can hit some really big balls," said Bouchard of the two-time Roland Garros quarterfinalist.

Qualifier Timea Bacsinszky advanced, 7-5, 6-0.

Wild card Ons Jabeur met her match in Bacsinszky.

Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor's stinging forehand powered her to her first title last weekend.

Svetlana Kuznetsova's all-court skills were too much for Torro-Flor today.

Elena Vesnina saved match point in a thrilling 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 (7) win over Bojana Jovanovski.

Jovanovski held match point at 5-4 in the second set, but eventually fell in a three-hour marathon.

Portuguese wild card Gastão Elias earned 21 break points in a 6-4, 6-3 win over Filippo Volandri.

A close-up look at Volandri's one-hander.

Daniel Gimeno-Traver exhibits a studied slide.

Portuguese wild card Rui Machado stretched, but couldn't extended Gimeno-Traver past two sets.

Kaia Kanepi crushed her share of forehands.

Qualifier Irina-Camelia Begu had the final word in a 6-4, 7-5 win over the fifth-seeded Kanepi.

Polona Hercog showed finesse in the frontcourt defeating Lucie Safarova.

The sixth-seeded Safarova won only 10 of of 34 points played on her second serve.

Albert Montanes' quest for a third Portugal Open title was denied by Marcel Granollers.

Granollers prevailed 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-2 in two hours and 19 minutes.


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