Let’s take a look at the women for day one. There was only one solid talking point… Petra.
Petra Kvitova is a two time grand slam (Wimbledon) champion. As such you’d expect her opponents to feel a certain amount of champion’s aura around her when they step on the same court. Either they don’t feel it, or she doesn’t use it to her advantage often enough, because Kvitova is usually a victim of the upset fever when it breaks.