Anonymous asked: When will Australian Open start?
January 13th, 2014!
Serena Williams continues her run of straight sets victories, defeating Yaroslava Shvedova, 6-1, 6-3.
12th seed Tommy Haas defeats Yen-Hsun Lu, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6(7-3).
Li Na takes revenge on Laura Robson, defeating her in straight sets on Arthur Ashe, 6-2, 7-5. The pair played in the third round last year, with the young Brit sealing victory; this time, Li Na advances to the fourth round, where she will play Jelena Jankovic or Kurumi Nara.
Agnieszka Radwanska defeats Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the third round, 6-4, 7-6(7-1).
Anonymous asked: Is Sabine Lisicki play at the US open?
Yes, she is scheduled to play Ekaterina Makarova today in the third round. I haven’t been able to cover the whole championship (and therefore her progress) because of time zones, sorry! I hope she does well in this tournament :)
John Isner, the highest seeded American in the men’s draw, advances after a win over Gael Monfils, 7-5, 6-2, 4-6, 7-6(7-4). He will play Philipp Kolschreiber in round three.
Victoria Duval fails to consolidate on her victory over Sam Stosur, falling in straight sets to Daniela Hantuchova, 6-2, 6-3.
Second seed Victoria Azarenka beats Aleksandra Wozniak in straight sets, 6-3, 6-1.
Rafael Nadal thrashes his second round opponent Rogerio Dutra Silva, 6-2 6-1 6-0.