Top seed, defending champ advance

Updated: May 23, 2011, 5:34 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

PARIS -- Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki showed no sign of trouble from a heavily taped left thigh and beat 40-year-old Kimiko Date Krumm of Japan 6-0, 6-2 on Monday in the first round of the French Open.

The 20-year-old Wozniacki was born more than a year after Date Krumm made her Roland Garros debut in 1989. Date Krumm made the French Open semifinals in 1995, retired the next season and then returned to the tour 12 years later.

Wozniacki made only nine unforced errors Monday, 19 fewer ...

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