By Simon Griver, August 25, 2011
Shahar Peer's prepararations for next week's US Open suffered a blow as she sank to an embarrassing defeat at the Texas Open.
Peer, who is ranked 24 in the world, was blown away by Sweden's Johanna Larsson 6-2 6-4.
Larsson, who sits 40 places below Peer in the rankings, was just the latest player to inflict more pain on the Israeli.
Having defeated Anastasiya Yakimova (84) of Belarus in t