The 20th racket of the world, Chinese Jiang Wang, did not cope with the American Alison Riske, who occupies the 62nd line of the WTA rating, at the start of the tournament in Shenzhen – 3/6, 3/6. Tennis players spent on the court 1 hour 35 minutes. During this time, 26-year-old Jiang Wang made four times wrong with the serve and sold two break points, and 28-year-old Riske made three double mistakes and made five breaks. Now the score in personal meetings was 2-0 in favor of the American. In the second round of the Shenzhen Open competition, Risk will play with Russian Eugenia Homeland.