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Davydenko loses to qualifier in first round of Estoril Open

Davydenko loses to qualifier in first round of Estoril Open

Unseeded Olivier Patience of France upset Nikolay Davydenko 7-5, 6-1 Wednesday in the first round of the Estoril Open.
The top-seeded Russian, who won at Estoril in 2003 and lost in last year's final, is ranked fourth in the world.
Second-seeded Tommy Robredo eliminated Albert Montanes of Spain 6-4, 6-3. In the second round, Paul-Henri Mathieu beat Igor Kunitsyn of Russia 6-2, 6-1.
Top-seeded Marion Bartoli reached the quarterfinals of the women's event by beating Virginia Ruano Pascual 6-3, 6-3.
Third-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic also advanced, beating Anastasiya Yakimova of Belarus 6-3, 2-6, 6-4.
Safarova will meet Lourdes Dominguez Lino in the quarterfinals. The Spaniard easily beat Alberta Brianti of Italy 6-1, 6-1.


Updated : 2021-06-22 16:40 GMT+08:00