Top-seed Kleybanova has winning start at Estoril

Updated: 26 April 2011 13:11 IST

Top-seeded Alisa Kleybanova got off to a winning start at the Estoril Open by beating Olga Govortsova 6-2, 6-2 on Monday.

Top-seed Kleybanova has winning start at Estoril

Oeiras:

Top-seeded Alisa Kleybanova got off to a winning start at the Estoril Open by beating Olga Govortsova 6-2, 6-2 on Monday.

The Russian player will face Mathilde Johansson next after the Frenchwoman beat Ksenia Pervak 6-4, 6-3.

Sixth-seeded Elena Vesnina of Russia beat Barbara Luz 6-1, 6-1 to advance at the clay-court tournament, but seventh-seeded Jie Zheng of China exited after a 6-4, 6-2 defeat by Romina Oprandi.

In the men's draw, seventh-seeded South African Kevin Anderson beat Thiemo de Bakker 5-7, 6-3, 6-2. Victor Hanescu, Jeremy Chardy and Joao Sousa also won.



Topics : Tennis Badminton Jelena Jankovic Fernando Verdasco Juan Martin del Potro Francesca Schiavone Alisa Kleybanova
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