Corina Dentoni (ITA) vs Kirsten Flipkens (BEL)
Shahar Peer (ISR) vs Tamira Paszek (AUT)
Aiko Nakamura (JAP) vs Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE)
Irini Georgatou (GRE) vs Maret Ani (EST)
Nicole Vaidisova (CZE) vs Andrea Petkovic (ALE)
Ajla Tomljanovic (CRO) vs Daniela Hantuchova (SVK)
Francia vs Ana Ivanovic (SRB)
Lindsay Davenport (USA) vs Dinara Safina (RUS)
As writing articles is a very good way to express players' feelings, and other players would also like to read them, so we have a competiton now to let the players that write articles to get some really good prize.
The defination of an article = A picture with AT LEAST 4 lines of WORDS
The young Austrian Tamira Paszek, reaches its first tournament circuit in hopes of being the new world number one, leaving Austria as the best country in the world.
In its commitment will not be easy, in the first round will have a rival to the country of Israel.
- I arrived to Australia to be the world's number one, I give my best tennis and get --
Georgatou To Open The Season For Greece
GOLD COAST, Australia- Greek number 4, Irini Georgatou is ready to open up the TN season for Greece. She will play an Estonian player in the first round in Gold Coast. Georgatou said "I am very honored to be representing my country here. It will not be easy, but I think I can do it. I have been practicing very heard ever since I got here on Wednesday. I'm anxious to play".
Georgatou during training:
Gold Coast, Australia - Italian teenager Corinna Dentoni arrived in Australia today where she'll play at Mondial Australian Women's Hardcourts in Gold Coast. Corinna said she's very excited for begin the season for Italian team in National Cup.
"Ciao I'm very excited for this tournament because the Italian coach chosed me for begin the tour for our team. Flavia, Karin and Francy are training for the next tournaments. I hope to play a good level here. Grazie
Team members Tzipora Obziler (Front Left), Shahar Peer (Front Center) and Anna Smashnova (Front Right) hold up and Israeli flag with their trainers and managers of Team Israel.
Team Israel has elected Shahar Peer to represent them in women's singles at the Mondial Australian Women's Hardcourt's tournament in Gold Coast Australia as the first tournament of the Tennis National circut. In her first round match, Peer will face Tamira Paszek of Team Austria. Shahar Peer was able to give a few words about her feelings on her first round match against Paszek.
"I'm very exciting to be playing and representing my country in the tour's first tournament. I've never played against Tamira but I am expecting a good and exciting match. From what I hear she's a very good player so I'm going to bring my best and try and come out with the win for my team. Gold Coast is a very beautiful place and I'd like to stay here longer. -Laughs-"