‘I’ve thought about
winning thismatch
inmy dreams, but I
didn’t actuallypicture
it coming true’
Russia’s Anna Vozakova (receiving)
and Anastasia Vasina pulled off
a big upset in the tournament’s
opening game by beating Beijing
bronze medallists and number
two seeds Xi Zhang and Chen Xue
of China
Sanne Keizer and Marleen Van Iersel of the Netherlands,
another scalp claimed by May-Treanor and Walsh
Marketa Slukova and Kristyna Kolocova of the Czech
Republic recorded the biggest win of their career,
knocking out fifth seeds Talita Antunes and Maria
Antonelli of Brazil
Germany’s Sara Goller
(pictured) and Laura Ludwig
improved on their ninth place
finish in 2008 by reaching the
London quarterfinals