No. 7 seed Filippo Volandri advanced to the second round of the SkiStar Swedish Open on Tuesday in Bastad.
Volandri beat Swedish wild card Michael Ryderstedt 6-4, 6-2.
Portugese Frederico Gil and qualifier Alessandro Giannessi also reached the second round. World No. 114 Gil beat Turkey’s Marsel Ilhan 6-4, 1-, 6-3, while Giannessi defeated Germany’s Michael Berrer 6-4, 3-6, 7-6(5).
Brazil’s Joao Souza beat Argentine Horacio Zeballos 6-4, 6-2 and will now meet former top 10 player Tommy Robredo in the second round.