Doha Gallery: Part I
From the draw ceremony to off-court activities and on-court action, it's all right here... so far.
Published February 23, 2011 12:00
Marion Bartoli and Nadia Petrova helped Tournament Director Karim Alami out at the draw ceremony.
India's Sania Mirza and Omani No.1 Fatma Al Nabhani at the Qatar Ladies Open official draw ceremony.
Seventh seed Agnieszka Radwanska was the first seed to fall, succumbing to Lucie Safarova on Day 1.
China's Li Na spoke to the press at All-Access Hour. Li is the No.4 seed at the Premier-level event.
Svetlana Kuznetsova's Dubai results didn't help her in Doha, as she fell first round to Shahar Peer.
World No.3 Vera Zvonareva met fans and signed autographs before her first match. She is seeded No.2.
Sixth seed Victoria Azarenka became the second seed to fall, losing to Daniela Hantuchova on Day 2.
Daniela Hantuchova improved to 2-0 against Victoria Azarenka with a 46 61 62 victory on Tuesday.
Marion Bartoli helped out at a junior clinic. Bartoli beat Alisa Kleybanova in the first round.
Peng Shuai continued to show why she is China's No.2 right now with an impressive first round win.