Nastase Tiriac Trophy: Kyle Edmund beats Lukas Rosol

Kyle Edmund
Edmund is the world number 92, while Rosol is ranked 31 places above him

British number three Kyle Edmund reached the second round of the Nastase Tiriac Trophy with a 7-6 (7-4) 7-6 (7-5) victory over Lukas Rosol.

Edmund, 21, defeated Czech Rosol, 30, in one hour and 44 minutes.

Aljaz Bedene, Britain's number two, went out of the Barcelona Open, losing 3-6 6-3 7-6 (7-2) to Russian qualifier Karen Khachanov in the first round.

Britain's Johanna Konta lost 6-3 6-3 to Germany's Anna-Lena Friedsam in the first round of the Stuttgart Open.

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