WTA Guangzhou Open: Urszula Radwanska ousted in first round; Alize Cornet progresses



by VISHAL GAJARIA

WTA Guangzhou Open: Urszula Radwanska ousted in first round; Alize Cornet progresses

GUANGZHOU -- Fifth seed Usrzula Radwanska had a appalling in the office, as the 22-year-old went down to lower-ranked Russian Vesna Dolonc 7-5, 6-2 in the first round of the WTA Guangzhou Open 2013. Radwanska was struggling to hold on her serve as she squandered upon 21 break-point opportunities to her 91st-ranked counterpart.

Second seed Alize Cornet of France 6-3, 6-1in over Belarusian Olga Govortsova in the opeing-round envounter. Austrian Yvonne Meuusburger dominated her way to the second round after claiming a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Lesia Tsurenko.

Local hope Saisai Zheng, who got a wild card to the main draw, got better of Luksika Kumkhum 6-7 (7/3), 6-3, 7-5 to glide into the round two.

Guangzhou Open Urszula Radwanska Alize Cornet