French Open: Sara Errani, Ana Ivanovic advance to second round

Errani eased past Arantxa Rus, while 2008 champion Ivanovic defeated Petra Martic on the opening day.

updated: May 26, 2013 16:59 IST
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Paris: Barely an hour into the French Open, 2012 runner-up Sara Errani was into the second round.

The tenacious Italian beat Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands 6-1, 6-2 Sunday in the opening match on Court Suzanne Lenglen.

Errani reached a Grand Slam final for the first time a year ago at Roland Garros, then lost to Maria Sharapova.

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