First round action wrapped up on Tuesday, with Daniela Hantuchova among the winners.
Flavia Pennetta took some time out for a children's clinic. Abigail Spears was also there.
Abigail Spears and Flavia Pennetta posed with kids and tournament mascots at the clinic.
On the courts, Agnieszka Radwanska toughed out a 61 67(6) 75 win over Aleksandra Wozniak.
Aleksandra Wozniak, a former World No.21, had a 5-3 third set lead on Agnieszka Radwanska.
Former World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki got her make-up done by Oriflame before the party.
Jelena Jankovic with her mom at the player party. Jankovic is also a former World No.1.
Jelena Jankovic hung out with the two tournament mascots at the player party in Dubai.
Former powerhouse doubles team Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez and Nuria Llagostera Vives.
Caroline Wozniacki, the defending champion in Dubai, met a special guest at the party.
The second round took place on Wednesday, with Jelena Jankovic beating Flavia Pennetta.
Shahar Peer has always done well in Dubai but lost to Agnieszka Radwanska this time.
Ana Ivanovic recovered from a 4-2 second set deficit to beat Maria Kirilenko, 62 76(4).
World No.1 Victoria Azarenka took part in a Dubai Duty Free shoot on Tuesday afternoon.
Victoria Azarenka gave a tour of the Dubai Tennis Stadium grounds during the shoot.