Alize Cornet--remember Alize Cornet?--has upset 15th seed Samantha Stosur in the first round of the China Open. Cornet defeated Stosur 6-4, 4-6, 6-3.
Agnes Szavay, who appeared to be getting her game together again, went out again in a first round. She lost in Beijing to Alona Bondarenko, 6-3, 6-0. Also going out in the first round were Aravane Rezai and Sybille Bammer.
In doubles, the wild card team of Svetlana Kuznetsova and Dinara Safina defeated Jill Craybas and Alexa Glatch 6-0, 6-0.