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Carla Suarez, seeded no. 4, entered the second round of the French Open after beating Maria Sakkari.

The 28-year-old Spaniard achieved a 6-4, 6-2 win over Greek Sakkari in an hour and 23 minutes.

Suarez is set to play against Romanian Sorana Cirstea, who eliminated Chinese player Peng Shuai after winning 6-3, 6-1.