Tennis: Pattaya Open first round

Results from the first round of the Pattaya Open on Monday (x denotes seeding):

Sabine Lisicki (GER-x1) bt Donna Vekic (CRO) 7-5, 2-6, 6-4

Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS-x2) bt Zhang Shuai (CHN) 6-0, 7-6 (3)

Karolina Pliskova (CZE) bt Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA-x7) 6-2, 6-4

Peng Shuai (CHN-x8) bt Patricia Mayr-Achleitner (AUT) 6-1, 7-6 (1)

Alison Riske (USA) bt Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) 6-0, 6-0

Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) bt Estrella Cabeza Candela (ESP) 6-2, 6-4

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