facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Monaco wins opener in French tennis

Oct. 26, 2009 at 6:43 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
LYON, France, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Juan Monaco of Argentina easily won his first-round match Monday in the Lyon Tennis Grand Prix in France.

Monaco, the No. 5 seed, downed Frenchman Josselin Ouanna 6-3, 6-2.

France's Julien Benneteau beat Spaniard Alberto Martin 7-6 (7-1), 6-1 and Florent Serra of France eliminated Belgian Christophe Roche 6-3, 6-3 in other opening matches.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France is the event's No. 1 seed.

© 2009 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Jameis Winston expected to declare for the 2015 NFL Draft Jameis Winston expected to declare for the 2015 NFL Draft
2
Michael Sam cut from the Dallas Cowboys Michael Sam cut from the Dallas Cowboys
3
NBA Game Summary - Milwaukee at New York
4
Avs, Panthers meet in battle of struggling clubs
5
NBA Game Summary - Memphis at Dallas
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback