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.