Li Na and Zheng Jie advanced at LA Womens Tennis Championships
Zheng Jie and Li Na reached the second round of the WTA Los Angeles Championships.
Zheng outlasted Olga Savchuk 7-5, 1-6, 6-2 while Li advanced when Ayumi Morita retired after losing the first eight games of their first-round match.
Kimiko Date Krumm was also eliminated, falling to Sabine Lisicki 7-6 2-6 7-5.
Daniela Hantuchova rallied to beat Melanie Oudin 6-7 6-2 6-2. The Slovakian booked a second-round date against Dinara Safina.