Posted on September 28, 2012
Beijing Singles Draw
The draw for the China Open in Beijing has been released and Maria
is seeded No.2 and will face Simona Halep of Romania in the first
round. Maria has played Halep once before at Indian Wells this year
in the third round and won 6-3 6-4.
The first seed Maria can meet is No.13 seed Maria Kirilenko of
Russia in the third round.
Beijing is a premier mandatory event played on hardcourts and is
Maria's final WTA event before the last event of the year at the
TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships on October 23rd. Maria has played
Beijing four times before and her best result was reaching the
semis in 2004 and 2005. Maria didn't play last year.
past results in Beijing