Schiavone & Svitolina progress
Francesca Schiavone and Elina Svitolina both made comfortable progress through to the second round of the Generali Ladies tournament in Linz.
Italy's Schiavone was a 7-5 6-2 winner against the Czech Republic's Karolina Pliskova in Austria and Ukrainian Svitolina won 6-2 7-5 against Mona Barthel.
The German double-faulted eight times and dropped five service games.
Switzerland's Stefanie Voegele came from a set down to defeat Klara Zakopalova of the Czech Republic 5-7 7-5 6-0.