Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur faces a tough opponent in China's Zheng Jie in the first round of the Sydney International, a critical lead-up to her Australian Open campaign.
Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur during a training session in Brisbane on December 28, 2012. She faces a tough opponent in China's Zheng Jie in the first round of the Sydney International.
World number nine Stosur has had a rocky build-up to her home Grand Slam, being dumped in the first round of the Brisbane International last week by Swede Sofia Arvidsson who took full advantage of the Australian's 48 unforced errors.
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