4 Jan 2011

Erakovic to play her first singles match today

6:32 am on 4 January 2011

The New Zealand tennis player Marina Erakovic will play her first round singles match at ASB Classic in Auckland today.

Erakovic will meet Russian Elena Vesnina, ranked 52 in the world.

Another centre court match will see defending champion, Belgian Yanina Wickmayer take on former world number one Dinara Safina from Russia.