Seoul Open: Maria into second round

German Tatjana Maria, the No 7 seed, won against Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5) to advance to the second round of the Seoul Open at the Seoul Olympic Park on Tuesday. Maria, ranked No 80, will face Kimberly Birrell next. Seoul WTA 250, other first-round results (Seoul Olympic Park, hard, USD 251.750, most recent results first): Moyuka Uchijima vs. Emma Rad