The owner of the world record for the fastest serve Sabine Lisicki started with a win her participation in the tournament in Toronto, which is the category "premier".
The German beat the 14th seeded Venus Williams with 6:0, 6:3. Because of the rain both had to wait almost the whole day to begin the game analyzed by picksmachine.com late in the evening. Lisicki was serving powerfully and made fewer mistakes in the game. The American didn`t show her known sharpness, made many double faults and reasonable lost.
"It`s like I had a day off. The wait was very long and it was hard not to overheat. But the conditions were the same for both. My opponent played very well," admitted Venus.
Lisicki revealed that she killed the boredom with table tennis and electronic game.
In the only other meeting, which ended in Toronto, Flavia Pennetta won on the central court against the Canadian Gabriela Dabrowski with 6:4, 6:1. In the second round the Italian goes against the leader of the scheme Serena Williams.