NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Seeds 1 and 2 out in first round in Istanbul
Top seed Vera Zvonareva was upset today in the first round of the Istanbul Cup. Mariya Koryttseva upset Zvonareva 6-2, 1-6, 6-4. The second seed, Patty Schnyder, fared no better; she was defeated 7-6, 2-6, 6-3 by Rossana De Los Rios. Neither Koryttseva nor De Los Rios is seeded.