Kiki def McHale (21) 6-4 4-6 6-3
That's a really good win on the US hc
From Kiki's website:
At 4 all in the 1st set Kiki was serving and there were 12 deuces in that game
She saved 7 BP in that game, but held serve and broke McHale's serve to win the 1st set.
She got broken in the 3rd game of the 2nd set and lost the 2nd 6-4
In the 3rd Kiki started serving at won the 1st game. During the 2nd game she had to run off court, because she had problems with her stomach. After that she took a 3-0 lead. Then she asked for the doctor and they gave her some medicine. She lost serve and McHale came back to 3-2. Then there were a few breaks and at 4-3, Kiki broke again and won the match on her 3rd MP.
2nd round will be against Olga Puchkova (143), who defeated Irina Falconi in R1: 7-6 6-7 6-3.