Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 52) is eliminated in the first round of the WTA tournament in the Chinese capital Beijing (hard/8.285.274 dollar). Kirsten Flipkens qualified for the second round.
Van Uytvanck lost in two sets the Czech kwalificatiespeelster Katerina Siniakova (WTA 40): 7-5, 6-4 after 1 hour and 35 minutes. Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 57) did Sunday, or placing for the second round. The Campine won in three sets on the British kwalificatiespeelster Katie Boulter (WTA 109): 4-6, 6-2 and 7-5. In the next round takes Flipkens against eleventh seed Kiki Bertens (WTA 11). In the mutual confrontations with the Dutch leads Flipkens with 4-1.
Elise Mertens (WTA 14), the third Belgian on the main table in Beijing, working later in the day, her eersterondepartij against the Chinese shoot fighting Zhang (WTA 45). Flipkens jonathan on Monday on the side of the Romanian Raluca Olaru against the Czech Lucie Hradecka and the Russian Ekaterina Makarova.