Sam Querrey, of the United States, returns the ball to Marin Cilic, of Croatia, during the Citi Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)
Luis M. Alvarez
August 10, 2015

MONTREAL (AP) Sam Querrey got past Martin Klizan in straight sets 6-3, 6-3 in the first round of the Rogers Cup men's tournament on Monday.

Also, France's Gilles Simon defeated Italy's Andreas Seppi in straight sets 6-2, 6-4.

Spain's Tommy Robredo needed three sets to top countryman Feliciano Lopez 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. Robredo will face third-ranked Andy Murray in the second round.

On the main court, Gael Monfils of France beat Italy's Fabio Fognini in straight sets 6-3, 6-1. Monfils broke Fognini's serve four times and finished with seven aces to Fognini's three.

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