Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany wins over Agustin Calleri of Argentina in the first round of the Open de Moselle.
Kohlschreiber, who broke Calleri five times and did not face a break point, next plays either Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France or Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland.
Marc Gicquel of France also advanced, beating Florent Serra 6-4, 7-6 (0). Gicquel beat Serra in the quarterfinals last year.
Later, top-seeded Tommy Robredo was playing Florian Mayer of Germany.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said