Agnieszka Radwanska and Julia Goerges moved easily into the second round of the WTA event in Auckland.
Radwanska, the top seed and world number four, quickly disposed of former Auckland champion Greta Arn 6-2, 6-2.
The second-seeded Goerges was in similar command against qualifier Anastasija Sevastova, winning 6-3, 6-4.
In other WTA action, top seed and 2011 French Open champion Li Na advanced to the second round at the Shenzhen Open in China.
Li encountered little trouble in dispensing of Mandy Minella of Luxembourg 6-4, 6-0.
AFP/ABCTags: tennis, sport, new-zealand, china First posted January 01, 2013 20:59:47