Heather Watson bounces back with straight sets victory

Heather Watson
Watson trained at Florida's Bollettieri Tennis Academy

Guernsey's Heather Watson has won her first match since losing to fellow Briton Laura Robson last week.

The 19-year-old, who is the world number 89 and British number two, beat France's Kristina Mladenovic 7-6 6-2 in the first round of the ITF tournament in Nantes.

Number two seed Watson will face Spain's Leticia Costas-Moreira in the second round at the event in France.

Watson has never faced world number 212 Costas-Moreira before.

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