Lucie Safarova

The Czech beat Johanna Larsson, Virginie Razzano and Sam Stosur, but lost to future champion Andrea Petkovic in quarterfinals.

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova

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Sam Stosur

Winner in Charleston in 2010, Sam Stosur was beaten in the third round by Lucie Safarova this year. The 2011 US Open champion’s season has been mediocre so far and she could drop out of the top 20 for the first time in years.

Enjoy a few pictures of Sam practising:

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Sam Stosur

Photo credit: mrenzaero