WTA International – Pattaya City: Watson advances, Babos retires 6-1 3-0

Watson R1

By Ros Satar

Heather Watson advanced to the second round at the WTA International event at Pattaya, Thailand when her opponent, Timea Babos retired after going a set and a double-break down.

Watson dominated the match from the outset, and plays doubles with her regular partner, Marina Erakovic late on the schedule for Wednesday 30th January.