Dominguez Lino advances in Bastad

Monday, July 15, 2013 /by

BASTAD, Sweden (AP)—Lourdes Dominguez Lino beat Anabel Medina Garrigues 6-1, 6-1 in an all-Spanish match in the first round of the Swedish Open.

Italy's Flavia Pennetta beat Mariana Duque-Marino of Colombia 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 on Monday to advance to the second round of the clay-court tournament on Sweden's west coast.

France's Virginie Razzano upset seventh-seeded Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain 7-5, 6-1. Spain's Arantxa Parra Santonja rallied past Alla Kudryavtseva of Russia 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, and Johanna Larsson also reached the second round by beating fellow Swede Sofia Arvidsson 6-1, 6-1.

Top-seeded Serena Williams will play her first match on Tuesday, facing Sesil Karatancheva of Kazakhstan.

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