Originally written on Tennis Panorama  |  Last updated 10/20/14

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 20: Samantha Stosur of Australia plays a backhand in her first round match against Klara Zakopalova of the Czech Republic during day two of the 2009 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 20, 2009 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
(January 4, 2012) China’s  Li Na, the top seed and fifth seed Klara Zakopalova of the Czech Republic moved into the final of the Shenzhen tournament on Friday. In an all-Chinese semifinal No. 7 Li defeated Peng Shuai 6-4, 6-0.  Zakopalova knocked out Monica Niculescu of Romania 6-1, 6-3. The Shenzhen Open  is being played for the first time this year. SHENZHEN LONGGANG GEMDALE OPEN Shenzhen, China December 30, 2012-January 5, 2013 $500,000/International Hard/Outdoors Results – Friday, January 4, 2013 Singles – Semifinals (1) Li Na (CHN) d. (6) Peng Shuai (CHN) 64 60 (5) Klara Zakopalova (CZE) d. Monica Niculescu (ROU) 61 63 Doubles – Semifinals (1) Chan/Chan (TPE/TPE) d. Aoyama/Pegula (JPN/USA) 60 76(6) Buryachok/Solovieva (UKR/RUS) d. Chang/Yan (TPE/CHN) 62 63 Order Of Play – Saturday, January 5, 2013 Stadium (from 14.00hrs) 1. Singles Final: Li Na vs. Klara Zakopalova 2. Doubles Final: Chan/Chan vs. Buryachok/Solovieva (NB 16.30hrs)
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