TEXAS TENNIS OPEN
Dallas, TX, USA
August 21-27, 2011
Sania has not moved beyond first rounds and qualifiers in the four tournaments she has played after making a comeback to the circuit post Wimbledon break.
She fell in first round of Washington DC and Carlsbad events and then lost in the qualifiers of Toronto and Cincinnati events.
Lisicki, seeded fifth in the $220,000 WTA event, is in top form these days as she reached the semifinals of the Wimbledon and Stanford events apart from reaching quarterfinals of Carlsbad.
Monday, August 22, 2011
Singles - First Round
(2) Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) d. Mirjana Lucic (CRO) 64 60
Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) d. (4) Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 46 60 10 ret. (low back injury)
(5) Sabine Lisicki (GER) d. Sania Mirza (IND) 63 60
(6/WC) Shahar Peer (ISR) d. Anastasiya Yakimova (BLR) 61 63
Elena Baltacha (GBR) d. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) 62 61
(Q) Kateryna Bondarenko (UKR) d. Greta Arn (HUN) 62 63
(Q) Angelique Kerber (GER) d. (Q) Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) 46 62 75
(WC) Melanie Oudin (USA) d. (LL) Akgul Amanmuradova (UZB) 76(6) 10 ret. (low back injury)
Doubles - First Round
Cornet/Parmentier (FRA/FRA) d. Falconi/Tweedie-Yates (USA/USA) 75 62
photos Janos Schmidt