The straight-sets victory saw the British number three, ranked 102nd in the world, ease past his 266th-ranked opponent.

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21-year-old Norrie was much more assured in the second set as he was able to get more consistency from his serve.
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His opponent in the second round will be the Germany Maximilian Marterer, who defeated Gael Monfils 2-6 6-4 6-4 in his first round tie.
There was good news in the qualifying of the French Open, as 19-year-old Briton Jay Clarke beat India's Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-3 5-7 6-1 to set up a tie with the Australian Bernard Tomic in the third round,
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