Top seed Kristina Mladenovic leads the field on the second day of the Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai.
WTA Staff
October 31, 2017

STADIUM

Play starts at 3pm

Kristina MLADENOVIC (FRA) [1] v Magdalena RYBARIKOVA (SVK) [10]

Not before 4pm
Anastasia PAVLYUCHENKOVA (RUS) [4] v Ashleigh BARTY (AUS) [9]

Not before 7pm
Sloane STEPHENS (USA) [3] v Anastasija SEVASTOVA (LAT) [5]

Alicja ROSOLSKA (POL) / Anna SMITH (GBR) [2] v LU Jing-Jing (CHN) / ZHANG Shuai (CHN) [4]

MATCH FACTS

Sevastova's best win of the season was against then-World No.3 Karolina Pliskova, whom she beat 6-3, 6-3 in Madrid.

US Open champion Sloane Stephens also beat a World No.3 - Angelique Kerber, whom she defeated 6-2, 6-2 in Toronto.

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova got a win against Kerber too - but that was when the German was ranked No.1 in the world, beating her 6-4, 2-6, 6-1 in Monterrey.

Magdalena Rybarikova is currently at her career high ranking of World No.22.

GROUPS
 
AZALEA GROUP 
Kristina MLADENOVIC (1), France
Julia GOERGES, Germany
Magdalena RYBARIKOVA, Slovakia

Goerges (1-0) defeated Rybarikova (0-1) in the first Azalea Group match on Tuesday.
Read more: Goerges glides past Rybarikova in Zhuhai

BOUGAINVILLEA GROUP
CoCo VANDEWEGHE (2), United States
Elena VESNINA, Russia 
PENG Shuai (WC), China

Vandeweghe (1-0) opened the tournament with a win over Peng Shuai (0-1).
Read more: Vandeweghe rallies past Peng to open WTA Elite Trophy 

CAMELLIA GROUP
Sloane STEPHENS (3), United States
Anastasija SEVASTOVA, Latvia
Barbora STRYCOVA, Czech Republic

ROSE GROUP
Anastasia PAVLYUCHENKOVA (4), Russia
Angelique KERBER, Germany
Ashleigh BARTY, Australia

Pavlyuchenkova (1-0) got her third win of the year over Kerber (0-1) on Tuesday.
Read more: Pavlyuchenkova powers past Kerber in Zhuhai

DOUBLES

LOTUS GROUP
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).
Read more: Olaru and Savchuk triumph in Zhuhai doubles opener

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