Kvitova suffers another early exit

Updated: October 1, 2012

Former Wimbledon Champion Petra Kvitova followed up her second round exit last week in Japan, with another early exit in Beijing 6-3,6-2 at the hands of Carla Suarez Navarro.

No such problems for world No 1 Victoria Azarenka who progressed into the second round, defeating Alize Cornet of France 6-1, 6-0, while Maria Sharapova came through 7-5, 7-5 against Romania’s Simona Halep.

Former world No 1 Caroline Wozniacki, continued her recent good form with a 7-5, 6-7 (6/8), 6-2 victory over Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa.