NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Sunday, June 7, 2009
Dulgheru and Larcher de Brito both out of Birmingham qualifying
Alexandra Dulgheru, recent Warsaw champion, lost in the first round of AEGON Classic qualifying. The top qualifying seed was defeated in straight sets by Eleni Danilidou, who is more at home on grass than many players. Michelle Larcher de Brito was defeated in straight sets in the second round of qualifying by Chanelle Scheepers.