[Yahoo] Martinez, Pierce win at Bausch and Lomb (AP)

Rusty Backhand
04-05-2005, 03:01 AM
Previous winners Conchita Martinez and Mary Pierce led the way Monday in the first round of the Bausch and Lomb Championships, the WTA Tour's first outdoor green clay-court tournament of the year. Martinez, the 1995 winner, and Pierce, who beat Martinez for the '98 title, both advanced with straight set wins.