Monday, June 18, 2012

Top seed Stosur upset in first round at UNICEF Open

Sam Stosur, the number 1 seed at the UNICEF Open in 's-Hertogenbosch, was upset today in the opening round by Kirsten Flipkens. Flipkens defeated Stosur 7-6, 6-3. 2nd seed Sara Errani also went out, to Kateryna Bondarenko. And Francesca Schiavone defeated 5th seed Maria Kirilenko. Schiavone was down 3-5 in the third set, and had to save a match point.

In Eastbourne, the doubles team of Laura Robson and Heather Watson defeated Charleston champions Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova in the first round of play.


Todd.Spiker said...

Hmmm... The Pironkova is stronger than The Radwanska. At least on grass.

Diane said...

The plot thickens!

Todd.Spiker said...

Meanwhile, Sister of The Radwanska is getting hot.

I smell a really good monster movie in the making. Look out Tokyo!!