Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska withdrew from the Malaysian Open today because of a right elbow injury. Her withdrawal gave Shieh Su-Wei a walkover into the semifinals. Also, 3rd seed Peng Shuai lost to 5th seed Petra Martic.
In Acapulco, top seed Roberta Vinci lost to Sara Errani in the semifinals. In the second semifinal, 2nd seed Flavia Pennetta defeated 4th seed Irina-Camelia Begu 6-2, 6-2.
Paola Suarez--making her comeback in advance of the Olympic Games--and partner Gisela Dulko lost in the semifinals to 2nd seeds Lourdes Dominguez Lino and Arantxa Parra Santonja.