Seles Takes Gubacsi in Straight Sets

In her 12th appearance at the US Open, sixth-seeded Monica Seles made short work of Zsofia Gubacsi , beating the Hungarian in straight sets, 6-3, 6-3. Even allowing for 24 unforced errors (to Gubacsi’s 21) and seven double faults (to Gubacsi’s 4), Seles nonetheless hit 22 winners to clinch the 58-minute match.
Seles, who is the winner of 53 career singles titles including nine Grand Slams, now faces Barbara Schwartz of Austria in the second round.