January 29, Wednesday@Angelique Widjaja (INE)
Singles 1R Defeated Mi-Ra Jeon 6-3 6-3
Q: This is your first time in this tournament and your first victory, can we have your opinion, your feelings right now? How do you feel after winning your first match?
A: Of course I am happy. Because this is the big tournament and this is my first time in this tournament, so itÕs good for me.
Q: You took a lead in the second set but then you seemed to be having some difficulties, were you taking time to get use to the surface?
A: This is my first time to play on this surface and this is my first match in this court. But I practiced maybe 4 days here so itÕs ok for me.
Q: Since your debut, since you started playing in the Tour, you have had won a title every year, what would be your hopes, your goals for this year.
A: I hope I can win the tournament again in this year. But my goal for this year is top 50 in WTA.
Q: This tournament is of course AsiaÕs biggest tournament, but itÕs also very early in the season, what does this tournament mean to you?
A: ItÕs like, this is the big tournament. Before I had to play qualifying, but I got wild card here, I would like to say thank you for the wild card from this tournament. This tournament is very good for me and for the entire player because this is the big tournament and we can get lot of points here also.
Q: You will probably be playing Dokic next, do you have any plans on how you will approach the game against her?
A: I never played against her before. I know she is a good player. This is good for me also because IÕll have opportunity to play against top player. So IÕll try my best tomorrow. Because I donÕt have pressure also for me, so IÕll try my best.
Good luck Angie against Dokic tomorrow.