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Eugenie Bouchard crashes out of Ricoh Open

Eugenie Bouchard crashes out of Ricoh Open
By PA Sport

06/06/2016 at 19:32Updated 06/06/2016 at 20:40

Eugenie Bouchard suffered an early exit on the opening day of the grass-court season when she was beaten 6-2 6-0 by qualifier Elise Mertens at the Ricoh Open in s'Hertogenbosch.

Eugenie Bouchard suffered an early exit on the opening day of the grass-court season when she was beaten 6-2 6-0 by qualifier Elise Mertens at the Ricoh Open in s'Hertogenbosch.

The Canadian seventh seed, who reached the 2014 Wimbledon final, was broken three times by the Belgian, ranked 171st in the world, as she lost the opening set in 30 minutes.

Eugenie Bouchard went out in the first round of the Ricoh Open at s'Hertogenbosch

Eugenie Bouchard went out in the first round of the Ricoh Open at s'HertogenboschPA Sport

Number five seed Laura Siegemund is also out after the German lost 6-3 3-6 6-2 to American Madison Brengle.

However, Coco Vandeweghe did progress, as the sixth seed from the United States disappointed the home crowd when she beat Dutchwoman Indy De Vroome 6-2 6-4.

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