Prerna Bhambri beat Thailand Peangtarn Plipuech in straight sets.
Delhi player Prerna Bhambri justified her wild-card entry in the tournament by beating Britain's Emily Webley-Smith 6-2, 6-3 in just 61 minutes.
Peter Graf coached and managed his daughter during her climb to the top of the tennis world. He was 75 at the time of his passing.
Bernard Tomic will have his work cut out against a field headed by world number five Juan Martin Del Potro, Wimbledon semi-finalist Jerzy Janowicz, world No.13 Nicolas Almagro, No.16 Fabio Fognini and former champions Jarkko Nieminen and Dmitry Tursunov.
The match will be part of the regular invitational event in Hua Hin, a popular holiday destination in Bangkok.
Bruguera, who won the French Open in 1993 and 1994, takes over from Italy's Riccardo Piatti, as had been reported by French sports daily L'Equipe earlier in the day.
Rafael Nadal was voted by readers of the paper ahead of five times Tour de France winner, Miguel Indurain and basketball star, Pau Gasol, who is without doubt the greatest Spanish basketball player of all time.
Former French and US Open champion Romanian Ilie Nastase says that Roger Federer should not be advised on the proper time to quit professional tennis.
Sania Mirza and Romanian Horia Tecau had joined forces this season for the Wimbledon championship, where they made quarter-finals and also played together at the US Open, making the third round.
The Spaniard defeated his Serbian rival in two sets, 6-4, 7-5, as part of a relaxed joke and humour-filled match watched by more than 12,000 spectators here Sunday, reports Xinhua.
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