[Yahoo] Johansson, Nalbandian advance in China (AP)

Rusty Backhand
09-13-2005, 08:46 PM
Thomas Johansson beat Jonas Bjorkman 6-4, 6-3 Tuesday at the China Open, the former Australian Open champion's first win over his fellow Swede in three years. Second-seeded Guillermo Coria, No. 3 David Nalbandian and No. 7 Mikhail Youzhny also advanced to the second round. Johansson had six aces and didn't face a break point, improving to 6-4 against Bjorkman.