Sam Stosur picked up 80 pts last year and made the third round. She beat Conchita Martinez and Vanessa Webb. Sam has defended 40 of those points this year.
Nicole Pratt picked up 198 pts last year and made the fourth round. She beat Paola Suarez in the third round and eventually lost to Venus Williams. Nicole is still playing but has picked up 59 bonus points so far.
Evie Dominikovic picked up 102 points last year and reached the third round, beating Anne Kremer along the way. This year, she has only defended 34 of those points.