French Open 2017: Aljaz Bedene beats Ryan Harrison to reach second round

Aljaz Bedene became the first Briton to reach round two of the French Open with a comfortable win over Ryan Harrison.

The British number three won 6-4 6-0 3-6 6-1 against the American who is 10 places higher in the rankings at 42.

Bedene, 27, who lost to Novak Djokovic in the third round last year, will play Jack Sock or Jiri Vesely next.

Fellow Britons Andy Murray, Kyle Edmund and Johanna Konta start their challenge on Tuesday, but Dan Evans lost on Sunday.

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