Defending champion Hsieh Su Wei lost in the BMW Malaysian Open's quarter-finals Friday, going down 7-5, 6-2 to American wildcard Bethanie Mattek-Sands.
Taiwan's Hsieh Su Wei hits a returns against Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the US during their women's quarter-final singles match at the BMW Malaysian Open tennis tournament in Kuala Lumpur on March 1, 2013. She lost 7-5, 6-2.
The Taiwanese's defeat, coupled with seed number one Caroline Wozniacki's first-round loss on Wednesday, means no defending champion or top seed has ever won the Malaysian Open.
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