Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, the world's top-ranked player, had no problem winning her opening match in the Family Circle Cup Wednesday, rolling to a 6-1, 6-1 win over Irina Falconi on Stadium Court.
In other action Wednesday, defending champion Samathana Stosur defeated Patricia Mayr-Achleitner, 6-1, 6-2.
Earlier, Daniela Hantuchova, the No. 10 seed, beat Evgeniya Rodina, 6-0, 6-1.
Also, 2006 Family Circle Cup winner Nadia Petrova scored a 6-1, 6-1 win over Edina Gallovits-Hall. Petrova is seeded No. 7 in this year's tournament.