Ankita Raina put up a good fight against former world No.4 and French Open doubles champion Caroline Garcia before being beaten 7-6(7), 4-6, 6-4 by the third seed in the €92,742 WTA tennis tournament in France.
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In doubles, Ankita and Kimberley Zimmermann ran into the top seeds Monica NIculescu and Vera Zvonareva of Russia in the quarterfinals and managed to eke out four games.
Singles (first round): Caroline Garcia (Fra) bt Ankita Raina 7-6(7), 4-6, 6-4.
Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Monica Niculescu (Rou) & Vera Zvonareva (Rus) bt Kimberley Zimmermann (Bel) & Ankita Raina 6-0, 6-4.