Szavay rallies to win in three sets

ACAPULCO, Mexico -- Second-seeded Agnes Szavay of Hungary rallied to beat Sandra Zahlavova of the Czech Republic 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the first round of the Mexican Open on Monday.

On the men's side, Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci defeated Oscar Hernandez of Spain 6-3, 6-2. None of the seeded players were on court Monday.

The women's top-seed and defending champion Venus Williams plays Mathilde Johansson of France Tuesday. Men's No. 1 seed Fernando Verdasco plays Italy's Fabio Fognini.