Angelique Kerber survived a scare in her first match as world number one while French Open champion Garbine Muguruza crashed out in Wuhan on Tuesday. The US and Australian Open champion, who had a bye in the first round, made a convincing start before missing two set points and allowing Kristina Mladenovic to take the first set in a tie break. "I was trying to find my rhythm because I was not playing my best in the first set," top seed Kerber said after the match.
Sept 27 (Gracenote) - Results from the Tashkent Open Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday Ipek Soylu (Turkey) beat Silvia Soler Espinosa (Spain) 6-0 6-2 2-Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) beat Ana Bogdan (Romania) 7-6(7) 6-3
Credit: serenawilliams/InstagramHappy birthday, Serena Williams! The formidable tennis star with an eye for courtside flair turns 35 today. There's no question that Williams is a force to be reckoned with, both on and off the court. As a tennis player