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At Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Surface: Hard-Outdoor


First Round

Andreas Seppi (7), Italy, def. Paul-Henri Mathieu, France, 6-3, 7-5.

Roberto Bautista Agut, Spain, def. David Goffin, Belgium, 6-2, 7-5.

Daniel Brands, Germany, def. Florent Serra, France, 7-6 (7), 6-4.

Mikhail Youzhny (8), Russia, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 1-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, def. Matteo Viola, Italy, 6-3, 7-5.

Roger Federer (2), Switzerland, def. Malek Jaziri, Tunisia, 5-7, 6-0, 6-2.

Somdev Devvarman, India, def. Igor Kunitsyn, Russia, 6-1, 6-4.


At Delray Beach, Fla.

Surface: Hard-Outdoor


First Round

Evgeny Donskoy, Russia, def. Steve Darcis, Belgium, 7-6 (5), 6-3.

Xavier Malisse (8), Belgium, def. Alejandro Falla, Colombia, 6-3, 6-3.

Ivan Dodig, Croatia, def. Alexandr Dolgopolov (5), Ukraine, 6-3, 6-3..

Sam Querrey (3), United States, def. Michael Russell, United States, 6-2, 2-2 retired.


At Florianopolis, Brazil

Surface: Hard-Outdoor


First Round

Melinda Czink, Hungary, def. Yaroslava Shvedova (2), Kazakhstan, 2-6, 6-4, 6-2.

Chanelle Scheepers (4), South Africa, def. Adriana Perez, Venezuela, 2-6, 6-4, 6-0.

Tereza Mrdeza, Croatia, def. Shahar Peer, Israel, 6-0, 6-3.

Monica Niculescu, Romania, def. Anabel Medina Garrigues (6), Spain, 5-7, 7-6 (7), 6-1.

Beatriz Garcia Vidagany, Spain, def. Nina Bratchikova, Russia, 6-4, 6-2.

Caroline Garcia, France, def. Maria Irigoyen, Argentina, 6-1, 6-4.