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At Indian Wells, Calif.

Surface: Hard-Outdoor



First Round

Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, def. Vania King, United States, 6-7 (7), 6-2, 6-1.

Simona Halep, Romania, def. Lauren Davis, United States, 6-2, 6-0.

Ksenia Pervak, Kazakhstan, def. Zheng Jie, China, 6-1, 6-2.

Johanna Larsson, Sweden, def. Timea Babos, Hungary, 6-7 (5), 6-2, 6-0.

Mallory Burdette, United States, def. Jill Craybas, United States, 6-3, 6-1.

Chanelle Scheepers, South Africa, def. Kristina Mladenovic, France, 6-4, 6-1.

Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia, def. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-1.