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Baghdatis, Bellucci fall in first round

Updated: March 14, 2013, 8:46 AM ET
ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Tex. -- The top two seeds in the $125,000 Dallas Tennis Classic were ousted in their first-round matches, opening things up for a field that includes three Americans among the 16 players to advance to Round 2.

Top-seeded Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus retired Wednesday afternoon thanks to wrist and shoulder trouble when trailing 7-5, 3-1 to Holland's Igor Sijsling. In the preceding match on stadium court, No. 2 seed Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil was ousted by Ukraine's Sergiy Stakhovsky ...

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