Johanna Konta: British number one loses in Acapulco

Johanna Konta
Johanna Konta beat Estonian Anett Kontaveit in round one

Johanna Konta has been beaten in her first tournament since reaching the semi-finals of the Australian Open.

The British number one, 24, lost 4-6 6-2 7-5 to Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, 33, in round two of the Abierto Mexicano Telcel in Acapulco.

Fourth seed Konta had two break points in the 11th game of the final set but failed to take them.

Fellow Briton Aljaz Bedene is out of the men's event after he lost 4-6 7-6 (7-3) 4-6 to Dutchman Robin Haase.

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