First-round action kicked off at the Western & Southern Open on Monday and our Jimmie48 had another busy day. Enjoy the many photos he took at the start of main-draw play in Cincinnati, including Serena Williams‘ easy victory over Daria Gavrilova, Victoria Azarenka‘s coming-from-behind win over Carla Suarez Navarro, and seed No.13 Madison Keys winning an all-American three-setter against Bethanie Mattek Sands.
In the final match of the day, qualifier Alize Cornet stunned 11th seed Jelena Ostapenko by bageling her in the third set.
MORE CINCINNATI 2018 PHOTOS:
- Sunday: Goerges buys presents for children’s hospital, coaches talk to the media
- Saturday: First round of qualifying + Kerber, Kasatkina, Ostapenko, Sakkari warm up