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US Open: Maria Sakkari Defeats Kiki Bertens

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Maria Sakkari, of Greece, returns a shot from Kiki Bertens, of Netherlands, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Michael Noble)

NEW YORK (AP) — Results Monday from the U.S. Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (seedings in parentheses):

Men's Singles Sam Querrey (17), United States, def. Gilles Simon, France, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4.

Dudi Sela, Israel, def. Christopher Eubanks, United States, 6-2, 6-4, 6-2.

Radu Albot, Moldova, def. Ernesto Escobedo, United States, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4.

Lu Yen-hsun, Taiwan, def. Karen Khachanov (25), Russia, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-3.

Mischa Zverev (23), Germany, def. Thai-Son Kwiatkowski, United States, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3.

Benoit Paire, France, def. Lukas Lacko, Slovakia, 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (5).

Chung Hye-on, South Korea, def. Horacio Zeballos, Argentina, 3-6, 7-6 (8), 6-4, 6-3.

John Isner (10), United States, def. Pierre Hughes Herbert, France, 6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3.

Jordan Thompson, Australia, def. Jack Sock (13), United States, 6-2, 7-6 (12), 1-6, 5-7, 6-4.

Thomas Fabbiano, Italy, def. John-Patrick Smith, Australia, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (4).

Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, def. Joao Sousa, Portugal, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-2.

Gilles Muller (19), Luxembourg, def. Bernard Tomic, Australia, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4.

Kevin Anderson (28), South Africa, def. Jc Aragone, United States, 6-3, 6-3, 6-1.

Ernests Gulbis, Latvia, def. Alessandro Giannessi, Italy, 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-2, 7-5.

Borna Coric, Croatia, def. Jiri Vesely, Czech Republic, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (2), 6-2.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (8), France, def. Marius Copil, Romania, 6-3, 6-3, 6-4.

Denis Shapovalov, Canada, def. Daniil Medvedev, Russia, 7-5, 6-1, 6-2.

Steve Johnson, United States, def. Nicolas Almagro, Spain, 6-4, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (5).

Kyle Edmund, Britain, def. Robin Haase (32), Netherlands, 6-3, 7-5, 6-3.

Albert Ramos-Vinolas (20), Spain, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 4-6, 7-6 (4), 7-5, 6-7 (3), 7-5.

Nicolas Mahut, France, def. Marton Fucsovics, Hungary, 6-3, 2-6, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (3).

Cameron Norrie, Britain, def. Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, 7-6 (7), 6-1.

Pablo Carreno-Busta (12), Spain, def. Evan King, United States, 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (5).

Lucas Pouille (16), France, def. Ruben Bemelmans, Belgium, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4.

Jared Donaldson, United States, def. Nikoloz Basilashvili, Georgia, 6-0, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6).

Evgeny Donskoy, Russia, def. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, 7-6 (3), 5-1.

Mikhail Kukushkin, Kazakhstan, def. David Ferrer (21), Spain, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-1.

Diego Sebastian Schwartzman (29), Argentina, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 6-2, 6-1, 6-3.

Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia, def. Thanasi Kokkinakis, Australia, 6-7 (5), 3-6, 6-1, 7-6 (2), 6-3.

Florian Mayer, Germany, def. Rogerio Dutra Silva, Brazil, 7-5, 0-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Marin Cilic (5), Croatia, def. Tennys Sandgren, United States, 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.

Women's Singles First Round

Caroline Wozniacki (5), Denmark, def. Mihaela Buzarnescu, Romania, 6-1, 7-5.

Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, def. Mona Barthel, Germany, 6-2, 6-1.

Carla Suarez-Navarro, Spain, def. Ipek Soylu, Turkey, 6-4, 6-2.

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (29), Croatia, def. Monica Puig, Puerto Rico, 6-4, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (4).

Maria Sakkari, Greece, def. Kiki Bertens (24), Netherlands, 6-3, 6-4.

Arina Rodionova, Australia, def. Richel Hogenkamp, Netherlands, 7-5, 7-5.

Oceane Dodin, France, def. Pauline Parmentier, France, 3-6, 6-0, 7-6 (6).

Venus Williams (9), United States, def. Viktoria Kuzmova, Slovakia, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2.

Petra Kvitova (13), Czech Republic, def. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia, 7-5, 7-5.

Alize Cornet, France, def. Heather Watson, Britain, 6-4, 6-4.

Ekaterina Alexandrova, Russia, def. Anna Zaja, Germany, 6-2, 6-3.

Caroline Garcia (18), France, def. Tereza Martincova, Czech Republic, 6-0, 6-1.

Magdalena Rybarikova (31), Slovakia, def. Camila Giorgi, Italy, 6-3, 6-4.

Kristyna Pliskova, Czech Republic, def. Misa Eguchi, Japan, 6-2, 6-2.

Duan Yingying, China, def. Claire Liu, United States, 7-6 (8), 7-6 (3).

Garbine Muguruza (3), Spain, def. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, 6-0, 6-3.

Aleksandra Krunic, Serbia, def. Johanna Konta (7), Britain, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Ajla Tomljanovic, Australia, def. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, 7-5, 6-4.

Zheng Saisai, China, def. Alison Van Uytvanck, Belgium, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1.

Julia Goerges (30), Germany, def. Annika Beck, Germany, 6-1, 6-0.

Ashleigh Barty, Australia, def. Ana Konjuh (21), Croatia, 4-6, 6-0, 6-1.

Aliaksandra Sasnovich, Belarus, def. Julia Boserup, United States, 6-2, 6-2.

Sloane Stephens, United States, def. Roberta Vinci, Italy, 7-5, 6-1.

Anastasija Sevastova (16), Latvia, def. Carina Witthoeft, Germany, 7-5, 6-1.

Kateryna Kozlova, Ukraine, def. Irina Begu, Romania, 6-2, 7-6 (7).

Donna Vekic, Croatia, def. Beatriz Haddad Maia, Brazil, 6-2, 6-1.

Peng Shuai (22), China, def. Amandine Hesse, France, 6-4, 6-1.

Sofia Kenin, United States, def. Lauren Davis (32), United States, 7-5, 7-5.

Sachia Vickery, United States, def. Natalia Vikhlyantseva, Russia, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1.

Timea Babos, Hungary, def. Viktorija Golubic, Switzerland, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5.

Maria Sharapova, Russia, def. Simona Halep (2), Romania, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3.