Zheng Jie had a bad day at Wimbledon today. The 2008 semifinalist was defeated not only in singles, but also in doubles. She and partner Chan Jung-Jan, seeded 9th, were defeated 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 by the team of Akgul Amanmuradova and Kristina Barrois.
5th seeds Liezel Huber and Bethanie Mattek-Sands won a close contest against Sarah Borwell and Raquel Kops-Jones. Huber and Mattek-Sands defeated their opponents 6-7, 6-3, 7-5.
Mixed doubles competition began today, with Gisela Dulko and Juan Ignacio Chela defeating Julia Goerges and Michael Kohlmann 6-7, 6-1, 6-4.