facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Dominguez Lino, Larsson open Swedish Open with wins

July 15, 2013 at 2:05 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
BASTAD, Sweden, July 15 (UPI) -- Seeded players Lourdes Dominguez Lino and Johanna Larsson opened the Collector Swedish Open with impressive wins Monday.

Dominguez Lino, seeded fifth, didn't face a break point in a 6-1, 6-2 win over Anabel Medina Garrigues. She won nearly 75 percent of the points on serve, including 24-of-29 when she got her first serve in.

Larsson, the No. 8-seed, ousted Sofia Arvidsson 6-1, 6-1 in a battle of Swedish players. The match lasted just 61 minutes as Larsson won 60 percent of the points in the match, including six of eight break chances.

Virginie Razzano eliminated seventh-seeded Silvia Soler-Espinosa 7-5, 6-1, cashing in half of her 10 break opportunities.

Also in the first round Monday, Flavia Pennetta topped Mariana Duque-Marino 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 and Arantxa Parra Santonja beat Alla Kudryavtseva 2-6, 6-4, 7-5.

© 2013 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
Ray Rice could return to the NFL within a month Ray Rice could return to the NFL within a month
2
Lorde's song 'Royals' banned by San Francisco radio until World Series Lorde's song 'Royals' banned by San Francisco radio until World Series
3
Seattle news station uses photo of NBA star for Peyton Manning Seattle news station uses photo of NBA star for Peyton Manning
4
Peyton Manning breaks record for most touchdown passes Peyton Manning breaks record for most touchdown passes
5
UPI horse racing roundup UPI horse racing roundup
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback