Wimbledon Gallery: The Truth Is In The Details
The competition was fierce on Day 2, and for some it came down to just one or two small details.
Published June 27, 2012 12:00
Christina McHale adjusted her wristband as she faced Britain's Johanna Konta in a first round marathon.
Zheng Jie was struggling but summoned some of her former Top 15 form to grind past Stephanie Dubois.
Harry Potter novelist J.K. Rowling was in the stands as Day 2 of The Championships got underway.
Petra Kvitova was 4-1 down in the first set but wrestled control to beat Akgul Amanmuradova, 64 64.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Sania Mirza took the court for their first round doubles match on Tuesday.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Sania Mirza beat Alla Kudryavtseva and Sloane Stephens in straight sets.
Urszula Radwanska reached her first WTA final last week but fell first round here to Marina Erakovic.
Serena Williams erased a French Open first round loss memory with a commanding first round win here.
World No.2 Victoria Azarenka thanked the crowd after closing out Irina Falconi in the first round.
On her day off between matches, Sam Stosur posed with fellow Aussie Hamish Blake, a comedian and actor.
Coco Vandeweghe was trailing World No.10 Sara Errani, 61 53, when rain stopped play for the day.
Caroline Wozniacki was tied with Tamira Paszek in the first set, 2-all, when play was called for rain.