MELBOURNE - Zheng Jie came from a set down to beat Peng Shuai in an all-Chinese showdown at the Australian Open here on Monday.
China's Zheng Jie celebrates a point won against compatriot Peng Shuai at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday Jan. 18, 2010. [Photo/Agencies]
Zheng, a semifinalist at Wimbledon Open 2007, secured her spot in the second round with a 0-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory.
She will next face either 24th seeded Spaniard Maria Jose Martinez-Sanchez or Russian Evgeniya Rodina.