Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Jankovic upset in Brussels tournament

Jelena Jankovic just can't stop the bleeding. Today, in the 2nd round of the Brussels Open, she was defeated 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 by Sofia Arvidsson. Jankovic was seeded 4th at the new WTA International event.

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki was challenged by Varvara Lepchenko, but won her 2nd round match, 6-4, 7-6.

5th seed Shahar Peer was defeated by Casey Dellacqua in the first round.

In Strasbourg, both Kimiko Date-Krumm and Sania Mirza went out in the first round. Date-Krumm was defeated by top seed Marion Bartoli, who will play Lucie Hradecka in the second round.


Wayne said...

I enjoyed a first watch of Varvara Lepchenko yesterday. Lovely, snappy wrist action on the cross-court forehand, plenty of different options winning points. This woman has got game !

Diane said...

And she's having her best season. It's good to see all that work pay off for her.