0
1

Madrid Gallery: Qualies & More

Friday was a busy day for the stars of the WTA at the Mutua Madrid Open, with some doing their pre-tournament press and some battling it out on the qualifying courts. See the best pics now!

Published May 03, 2013 12:00

Li Na in press. Li has reached the quarterfinals or better in Madrid the last three years running.
Li Na in press. Li has reached the quarterfinals or better in Madrid the last three years running.
Li has been one of the WTA's biggest stars the last few years, hence her many off-court appearances.
Li has been one of the WTA's biggest stars the last few years, hence her many off-court appearances.
Maria Sharapova at press. Sharapova has a chance at taking No.1 from Serena Williams this week.
Maria Sharapova at press. Sharapova has a chance at taking No.1 from Serena Williams this week.
Garbiñe Muguruza played and won her first qualifying match on Friday, beating Jamie Hampton, 63 63.
Garbiñe Muguruza played and won her first qualifying match on Friday, beating Jamie Hampton, 63 63.
At No.86, Muguruza is one of six Spaniards in the Top 100. Their No.1 is No.23 Carla Suárez Navarro.
At No.86, Muguruza is one of six Spaniards in the Top 100. Their No.1 is No.23 Carla Suárez Navarro.
María-Teresa Torró-Flor, another one of Spain's Top 100 players, defeated Monica Niculescu, 61 75.
María-Teresa Torró-Flor, another one of Spain's Top 100 players, defeated Monica Niculescu, 61 75.
Andrea Petkovic was also in action but wasn't as fortunate, falling to Bethanie Mattek-Sands, 63 75.
Andrea Petkovic was also in action but wasn't as fortunate, falling to Bethanie Mattek-Sands, 63 75.
Yulia Putintseva pulled off a 61 36 75 stunner over Lucie Hradecka, a semifinalist here last year.
Yulia Putintseva pulled off a 61 36 75 stunner over Lucie Hradecka, a semifinalist here last year.
Also among Li's off-court appearances at the Mutua Madrid Open on Friday was a Tennis Channel shoot.
Also among Li's off-court appearances at the Mutua Madrid Open on Friday was a Tennis Channel shoot.
Li is in the same quarter of the draw as both Williams sisters and Caroline Wozniacki this week.
Li is in the same quarter of the draw as both Williams sisters and Caroline Wozniacki this week.
  • Li Na in press. Li has reached the quarterfinals or better in Madrid the last three years running.
  • Li has been one of the WTA's biggest stars the last few years, hence her many off-court appearances.
  • Maria Sharapova at press. Sharapova has a chance at taking No.1 from Serena Williams this week.
  • Garbiñe Muguruza played and won her first qualifying match on Friday, beating Jamie Hampton, 63 63.
  • At No.86, Muguruza is one of six Spaniards in the Top 100. Their No.1 is No.23 Carla Suárez Navarro.
  • María-Teresa Torró-Flor, another one of Spain's Top 100 players, defeated Monica Niculescu, 61 75.
  • Andrea Petkovic was also in action but wasn't as fortunate, falling to Bethanie Mattek-Sands, 63 75.
  • Yulia Putintseva pulled off a 61 36 75 stunner over Lucie Hradecka, a semifinalist here last year.
  • Also among Li's off-court appearances at the Mutua Madrid Open on Friday was a Tennis Channel shoot.
  • Li is in the same quarter of the draw as both Williams sisters and Caroline Wozniacki this week.
Share this page!

Related photos

  • Madrid Gallery: An Epic Finals Weekend

    May 11, 2014
    From Maria Sharapova's triumph to Dinara Safina calling it a career and an Italian doubles pair picking up steam, see all the best pics from Finals Weekend here.
  • Madrid Gallery: Fifteen Great Action Shots

    May 09, 2014
    Serves, forehands, backhands, sliding - it's all critical to success on clay courts, and the stars of the WTA have been showing all those skills off at the Mutua Madrid Open so far this week.
  • Madrid Gallery: Ana Shines Off The Court

    May 08, 2014
    Former World No.1 Ana Ivanovic hasn't just been one of the main attractions on the court this week, she's been one of the biggest off of it - check out more pics from the Spanish capital!
To The Top
3