MOST of the big guns hit the court for their opening round matches at the first William Loud Bendigo International on Wednesday.
Second seed Olivia Rogowska will be first in action against Viktorija Rajicic at 10am on court six.
French eighth seed Irena Pavlovic hits-off her campaign against Japan's Ayaka Okuno on court one at 10am.
Number one seed Falconi starts her tournament in a clash with young gun Pamela Boyanov on court one, not before 11am.
Casey Dellacqua, the fourth seed, will play Petra Krejsova, on court one not before 1pm.
Defending champion Arina Rodionova and fifth-seeded Sachie Ishizu also get underway, not before 1pm.