Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Schiavone, Jankovic reach Brussels Open 2nd round

 Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens grimaces after she hurts her ankle, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Y...
 China's Shuai Peng returns the ball towards Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP...
 China's Shuai Peng returns the ball to Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens, during  the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (A...
 China's Shuai Peng returns the ball to Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens,during the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP ...
 China's Shuai Peng returns the ball towards Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (A...
 Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens grimaces after she hurts her ankle, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Y...
 Serbia's Jelena Jankovic returns the ball to Australia's Anastasia Rodionova, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 20...
 Australia's Anastasia Rodionova returns the ball towards Serbia's Jelena Jankovic, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 1...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens grimaces after she hurts her ankle, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Y...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

China's Shuai Peng returns the ball towards Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

China's Shuai Peng returns the ball to Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens, during the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (A...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

China's Shuai Peng returns the ball to Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens,during the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP ...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

China's Shuai Peng returns the ball towards Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (A...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens grimaces after she hurts her ankle, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Y...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

Serbia's Jelena Jankovic returns the ball to Australia's Anastasia Rodionova, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 17, 20...

Belgium Tennis Brussels Open

Australia's Anastasia Rodionova returns the ball towards Serbia's Jelena Jankovic, at the Brussels Open tennis tournament in Brussels, Tuesday, May 1...

French Open champion Francesca Schiavone beat Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 6-2, 7-5 to reach the second round of the Brussels Open.
Fourth-seeded Jelena Jankovic of Serbia also advanced, defeating Anastasia Rodionova of Australia 6-2, 6-3.
On a good day for seeded players, No. 7 Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania came from behind to beat Polona Hercog of Slovenia 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 and eighth-seeded Peng Shuai of China also needed three sets to beat Kirsten Flipkens 6-0, 1-6, 6-3.
American lucky loser Irina Falconi also advanced to the second round, defeating Zuzana Ondraskova of the Czech Republic 7-5, 6-3. Fellow American Abigail Spears beat Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa 6-3, 6-1, and Japan's Ayumi Morita beat Zheng Jie of China 6-4, 4-6, 6-1.
Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki plays Wednesday.


Updated : 2021-07-28 13:20 GMT+08:00