RIO DE JANEIRO — Third-seeded Danka Kovinic of Montenegro and No. 5 Polona Hercog of Slovenia any modernized to a second turn with wins over Americans on Monday during a Rio Open clay-court tournament.
Kovinic degraded Sachia Vickery 6-3, 5-7, 6-4, and Hercog kick Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-2. Shelby Rogers had an dissapoint 6-2, 6-2 win over No. 8 Andreea Mitu of Romania.
The total ATP and WTA contest was halted by torrential sleet that pushed play behind by several hours.
In a usually men’s compare completed, Guido Pella of Argentina dissapoint No. 4 John Isner 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (8).
Rafael Nadal is seeded No. 1, and David Ferrer is No. 2. Teliana Pereira of Brazil is seeded No. 1 for a women, and Johanna Larsson of Sweden is No. 2. None of a tip seeds were to play Monday.
Nadal faces associate Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta on Tuesday, and Ferrer plays Nicolas Jarry.