[Yahoo] Dokic loses first round match at ASB Women's Classic (AP)

Rusty Backhand
01-03-2006, 01:16 AM
Jelena Dokic lost in her first competitive match in seven months, falling 5-7, 7-6 (3), 6-1 to Germany's Julia Schruff in the first round at the ASB Women's Tennis Classic on Tuesday. Dokic, who was ranked as high as No. 4, was competing for the first time since May. Her ranking has plunged to No. 376 as she struggled with injuries and personal problems.