Nieminen, Youzhny win in Stockholm

Eighth-seeded Jarkko Nieminen of Finland and sixth-seeded
Mikhail Youzhny of Russia advanced to the second round of the
Stockholm Open on Monday with straight-set wins.

Nieminen, who lost last year’s final to Gael Monfils of France,
was down 4-2 in the second set against Tobias Kamke of Germany but
recovered to win the match 6-3, 6-4.

Earlier, Youzhny beat Brian Baker of the United States 6-3,
6-1.