Second seed CoCo Vandeweghe is in action at the Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai.
WTA Staff
November 1, 2017

STADIUM
Starting at 3pm

Angelique KERBER (GER) [8] v Ashleigh BARTY (AUS) [9]

Not before 4pm
Anastasija SEVASTOVA (LAT) [5] v Barbora STRYCOVA (CZE) [11]

Not before 7pm
CoCo VANDEWEGHE (USA) [2] v Elena VESNINA (RUS) [6]

Raluca OLARU (ROU) / Olga SAVCHUK (UKR) [1] v DUAN Ying-Ying (CHN) / HAN Xinyun (CHN) [6]

MATCH FACTS

Vandeweghe is seeded No.2 this week - her joint highest seeding at a WTA event alongside Moscow last month.

Kerber is one of two Grand Slam winners in this week's field, alongside current US Open champion Sloane Stephens.

Barty is the second Australian to play in Zhuhai after Samantha Stosur last year.

When Sevastova beat Stephens yesterday, that was her first win on Chinese soil since 2010 in Beijing.

GROUPS

SINGLES

AZALEA GROUP 
Kristina MLADENOVIC (FRA) [1]
Julia GOERGES (GER)
Magdalena RYBARIKOVA (SVK)

Goerges (1-0) defeated Rybarikova (0-1) in the first Azalea Group match on Tuesday.
Rybarikova beat top seed Mladenovic in a three-set epic on Wednesday.

BOUGAINVILLEA GROUP
CoCo VANDEWEGHE (USA) [2]
Elena VESNINA (RUS)
PENG Shuai (CHN) [WC]

Vandeweghe (1-0) opened the tournament with a win over Peng Shuai (0-1).

CAMELLIA GROUP
Sloane STEPHENS (USA) [3]
Anastasija SEVASTOVA (LAT)
Barbora STRYCOVA (CZE)

Sevastova beat US Open champion Sloane Stephens in the opening match.

ROSE GROUP
Anastasia PAVLYUCHENKOVA (RUS) [4]
Angelique KERBER (GER)
Ashleigh BARTY (AUS)

Pavlyuchenkova (1-0) got her third win of the year over Kerber (0-1) on Tuesday.
Barty got her Zhuhai campaign under way with a straight-sets win over Pavlyuchenkova on Wednesday.

DOUBLES

LOTUS
Raluca OLARU (ROU)/Olga SAVCHUK (UKR)
YANG Zhaoxuan (CHN)/LIANG Chen (CHN)
DUAN Ying-Ying (CHN)/HAN Xinyun (CHN)

Doubles play opened with a win for top seeds Olaru/Savchuk (1-0) over Liang/Yang (0-1).

ORCHID
Alicja ROSOLSKA (POL)/Anna SMITH (GBR)
ZHANG Shuai (CHN)/LU Jing-Jing (CHN)
TANG Qianhui (CHN)/JIANG Xinyu (CHN)

Lu and Zhang upset second seeds Rosolska and Smith in Wednesday's opening match.