CHARLEROI, BELGIUM: Belgium's Yanina Wickmayer won in straight sets against Barbora Zahlavova Strycova to level up the scores in Charleroi after the first day's play. Captains Sabine Appelmans and Petr Pala look ahead to tomorrow's matches.
Petra Kvitova admitted that she was feeling the pressure against Kirsten Flipkens, but she battled through in today's opening match in the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas World Group semifinals.
Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) - 16/04/2011
Sabine Appelmans (BEL) - 16/04/2011
Captain Petr Pala (CZE) - 16/04/2011
Petra Kvitova (CZE) - 16/04/2011
Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) - 16/04/2011
Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) - 16/04/2011