NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Thursday, September 17, 2009
Top seed out in Guangzhou
Anastasija Sevastova defeated number 1 seed Anabel Medina Garrigues today, 3-6, 6-3, 6-1, at the Guangzhou International Women's Open. Meanwhile, 3rd seed Peng Shuai advanced to the third round. Zheng Jie was seeded 2nd in the tournament, but withdrew because of a left wrist injury.