Dominguez Lino advances to Swedish Open 2nd round
Lourdes Dominguez Lino beat Anabel Medina Garrigues 6-1, 6-1 in
an all-Spanish match in the first round of the Swedish Open on
Italy’s Flavia Penneta beat Mariana Duque-Marino of Colombia
6-1, 4-6, 6-4 to advance to the second round of the clay-court
tournament in Bastad on Sweden’s west coast.
France’s Virginie Razzano upset seventh-seeded Silvia
Soler-Espinosa of Spain 7-5, 6-1. Spain’s Arantxa Parra Santonija
rallied past Alla Kudryavtseva of Russia 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, and Johanna
Larsson also qualified for the second round after beating fellow
Swede Sofia Arvidsson 6-1, 6-1.
Top-seeded Serena Williams will play her first game Tuesday,
against Sesil Karatancheva of Kazakhstan.