Hungary's own Agnes Szavay and Switzerland's Patty Schnyder warmed up for their first round doubles match.
Mariya Koryttseva clocked a forehand during her first round match but would fall to Anna Chakvetadze, 62 60.
Anna Chakvetadze posed for a photo with some of her young fans after a first round win over Mariya Koryttseva.
Hungarian No.3 Greta Arn spoke to the media after rallying to win her first round match in three sets.
The decor at the GDF SUEZ Grand Prix's player area and restaurant keeps the players coming during down time.
Anabel Medina Garrigues and Sorana Cirstea strategized at a changeover during their first round doubles match.
Yvonne Meusburger and Alize Cornet contemplated a 62 75 loss to Anabel Medina Garrigues and Sorana Cirstea.
Alisa Kleybanova, the top seed, was made to work during a 75 64 first round win against Sesil Karatantcheva.
Former Top 10 player Patty Schnyder hydrated during her first match of the tournament Monday afternoon.
Patty Schnyder belted a backhand during her 63 63 first round win over Ukrainian qualifier Lesya Tsurenko.
Former Top 10 player Andrea Temesvari, commentating for the tournament, posed at the drawboard.
Timea Bacsinszky spoke to the media after a first round victory over Hungary's Timea Babos.
Agnes Szavay blasted her big backhand in her second round match against Yvonne Meusburger.
Yvonne Meusburger walked off the court after a 75 63 second round loss to Agnes Szavay.
Hungarian No.1 Agnes Szavay signed autographs for her many fans after a second round win.
Out of the singles but still alive in the doubles was Russian rising star Alisa Kleybanova.
Agnes Szavay walked off the court after a handy 63 61 quarterfinal win over Alize Cornet.
Agnes Szavay beat Patty Schnyder in the GDF SUEZ Grand Prix final for the second straight year.
Agnes Szavay on a phone interview after winning her fourth career Sony Ericsson WTA Tour title.
Timea Bacsinszky and Tathiana Garbin won their first Sony Ericsson WTA Tour doubles title together.