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Weekend WTA Winners: Sharapova, Dulgheru

Posted by gauloises1 on May 23, 2010

Before I talk about who did what today at Roland Garros, it seems apposite to quickly mention the ladies who won titles this weekend. First up, some much-needed match wins for Maria Sharapova, who defeated Kristina Barrois to take the Strasbourg title.

She’s going to need whatever momentum and confidence she’s gained, considering her loaded section of the draw. Best of luck to her in Paris.

Meanwhile in Warsaw Alexandra Dulgheru underlined how far she’s come in a year, defending the title she won last year as a qualifier by defeating Zheng Jie in the final.

Well done to her.

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Image is Everything: Saturday Stars

Posted by gauloises1 on May 23, 2009

So, Warsaw, Dusseldorf, Kitzbuhel and Strasbourg all had their finals today.

As I said elsewhere, I know these tournaments don’t get much attention. (Even from me.) The build-up to Roland Garros, the lack of big names and seeds in the finals … But do you think it matters to the winners today, that we snobby tennis fans will be placing mental asterixes next to their wins? Not a bar of it.

So big props to the soft-haired Serbs in Dusseldorf, the qualifier Dulgheru in Warsaw, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in Kitzbuhel, and Aravane Rezai in Strasbourg. Well done indeed.

That said, I didn’t watch any of the matches so just have some pictures.

dulgheru

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gg-l trophy

gg-l champagne

team serbia2

tipsy troicki

rezai2

rezai

Now get your asses to Paris. Stat.

Er – except you, Dulgheru. I don’t think you’re in the draw.

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Friday Results: Finalists Finalised

Posted by gauloises1 on May 23, 2009

Dusseldorf

I’ve given up trying to understand what’s happening here. All I know is that it involves a lot of happy Teutonic hugging.

kiefer mischa

And that it’s Germany vs. Serbia in the final tomorrow. Who needs Nole, eh?

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Admittedly tangential, but why do all Serbs seem to have such soft, shiny hair?

Singles Round Robin Matches
P Kohlschreiber (GER) d A Vinciguerra (SWE) 61 62
J Tipsarevic (SRB) d F Piccari (ITA) 62 63
*M Gonzalez (ARG) d E Korolev (RUS) 63 36 63

*M Gonzalez (ARG) replaced J Monaco (ARG) (left wrist)

Doubles Round Robin Matches
N Kiefer (GER) / M Zverev (GER) d R Lindstedt (SWE) / R Soderling (SWE) 76(4) 46 13-11 – Saved 1 M.P.
M Gonzalez (ARG) / J del Potro (ARG) d E Korolev (RUS) / D Tursunov (RUS) 22 ret. (Korolev – left ankle)
N Zimonjic (SRB) / V Troicki (SRB) d F Piccari (ITA) / A Seppi (ITA) 60 76(5)

Kitzbuhel

Little-known Armada tugboat Guillermo Garcia-Lopez upset Mikhail Youzhny to book a place in the final, where he’ll face the Queen of Spain (go with it) Julien Benneteau in a clash that tournament organisers are already billing as “… who?”

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Singles – Semi-finals
G Garcia-Lopez (ESP) d [7] M Youzhny (RUS) 63 16 76(5)
[LL] J Benneteau (FRA) d O Hernandez (ESP) 63 64

Doubles – Semi-finals
[2] M Melo (BRA) / A Sa (BRA) d C Kas (GER) / A Peya (AUT) 64 60
A Pavel (ROU) / H Tecau (ROU) d J Knowle (AUT) / J Melzer (AUT) 67(1) 63 15-13
– Saved 2 M.P.

Warsaw

Let’s hear it for plucky Romanian qualifier Alexandra Dulgheru! Her name might abbreviate to “dul”, but her game certainly isn’t. Apparently, as she upset sixth seed and perpetual disappointment Daniela Hantuchova for a place in the final. She’ll face Alona Bondarenko, a finalist back in 2007, who knocked out Britland fave and all-round Tim Anne Keothavong in straight sets – on the same day that Keo drew Safina as a first round opponent at Roland Garros. Double trouble.

WARSAW OPEN 2009dulgheru

Singles – Semifinals
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 64 67(2) 61
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. Anne Keothavong (GBR) 62 75

Strasbourg

Not a single seed remains in this tournament. “Strasbourg” is German for “clusterfuck”, you know. So it’s a Rezai-Hradecka final! Go girls.

Singles – Semifinals
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. (Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) 64 62
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. Ayumi Morita (JPN) 60 10 ret. (left thigh strain)

Doubles – Semifinals
(2) Dechy/Santangelo (FRA/ITA) d. Beygelzimer/Sun (UKR/CHN) 63 76(2)

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Thursday Results: Strasbourg, Warsaw

Posted by gauloises1 on May 22, 2009

So I’m instituting a new kind of YFB blogging. To be referred to as “WYNTK” – pronounced like ‘wink’ with some sort of weird guttural glottal stop at the end – and solely to be used when I’m in no condition to produce the kind of substantive, critical analysis you’re used to getting. Like a ‘get out of jail free’ card … except for bloggers with mild alcoholism.

Warsaw

So the big news is that Shazza’s comeback tournament came to an end at the hands of Alona Bondarenko, 62 62.

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alona

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I think it’s safe to say Shazza’s competitive spirit has not died. How far that can carry her – if her serve is going to be as weak as has been indicated this week – remains to be seen. But an excellent win for Bondarenko nonetheless.

WARSAW OPEN 2009

WARSAW OPEN 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For some reason, it took Dani three sets to subdue Zakapalooza. Keo, however, was in no mood to mess around, beating Raluca Olaru 60 61 in a British blitz. C’mon Tim!

Singles – Quarterfinals
(6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) d. Klara Zakopalova (CZE) 63 46 64
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. (WC) Maria Sharapova (RUS) 62 62
Anne Keothavong (GBR) d. (Q) Ioana Raluca Olaru (ROU) 60 61
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. Galina Voskoboeva (KAZ) 61 75

Doubles – Semifinals
(2) Yan/Zheng (CHN/CHN) d. (4) Bondarenko/Bondarenko (UKR/UKR) 76(4) 63

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(1) Peschke/Raymond (CZE/USA) d. Goerges/Olaru (GER/ROU) 63 16 108
(3) Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands (USA/USA) d. Koryttseva/Voskoboeva (UKR/KAZ) 61 63

Strasbourg

I don’t care.

Singles – Quarterfinals
Ayumi Morita (JPN) d. (3) Peng Shuai (CHN) 75 62
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. (Q) Monica Niculescu (ROU) 06 61 62
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. Kristina Barrois (GER) 63 76(2)
(Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) d. Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) 75 61

Doubles – Semifinals
Feuerstein/Foretz (FRA/FRA) d. (4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE/CZE) 64 64

Doubles – Quarterfinals
Beygelzimer/Sun (UKR/CHN) d. Anderson/Schaul (RSA/LUX) 62 60

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OsOP: Warsaw, Strasbourg, Dusseldorf, Kitzbuhel

Posted by gauloises1 on May 20, 2009

Warsaw

Center Court (from 12.00hrs)
1. Olaru vs. Keothavong
2. Sharapova vs. A.Bondarenko
3. Hantuchova vs. Zakopalova
4. Bondarenko/Bondarenko vs. Yan/Zheng

Court 1 (from 12.00hrs)
1. Voskoboeva vs. Dulgheru
2. Peschke/Raymond vs. Goerges/Olaru (after suitable rest)
3. Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands vs. Koryttseva/Voskoboeva (after suitable rest)

Strasbourg

Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Yakimova vs. Rezai
2. Medina Garrigues vs. Barrois
3. Peng vs. Parmentier
4. Cohen-Aloro vs. Dulko

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Krauth/Nooni vs. Laisne/Pavlovic
2. Hradecka vs. Kudryavtseva (NB 12.30hrs)
3. Niculescu vs. Beygelzimer
4. Hlavackova/Hradecka vs. [Krauth/Nooni or Laisne/Pavlovic]
5. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova vs. Anderson/Schaul

Court 3 (from 12.00hrs)
1. Morita vs. Coin
2. Kutuzova vs. Foretz
3. Birnerova/Hrdinova vs. Dechy/Santangelo
4. Daniilidou/Woehr vs. Feuerstein/Foretz

Dusseldorf

Donnerstag, 21.05.2009, Beginn: 12:30 Uhr Court 1 / 12.00 Uhr Court 2
Center Court: 1
Red GER Schüttler SWE Söderling
Blue ARG del Potro RUS Andreev
Blue SRB Troicki ITA Seppi

 

Center Court: 2
Red FRA Simon USA Querrey
Red FRA Tsonga USA Ginepri
Red FRA FRA / FRA USA USA / USA

Kitzbuhel

Thursday, 21st May • Donnerstag, 21. Mai
Center Court Grandstand
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
15:30
Mikhail YOUZHNY (RUS)
vs
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
 
followed by
gefolgt von
 
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT)
vs
Julien BENNETEAU (FRA)
 
followed by
gefolgt von
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
15:30
Guillermo GARCIA-LOPEZ (ESP)
vs
Victor HANESCU (ROU)
Oscar HERNANDEZ (ESP)
vs
Juan Ignacio CHELA (ARG)
followed by
gefolgt von
 
Simon ASPELIN (SWE)
Paul HANLEY (AUS)
vs
Marcelo MELO (BRA)
Andre SA (BRA)
 

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Warsaw, Strasbourg Results: Shazza, Keo Win

Posted by gauloises1 on May 20, 2009

Warsaw

Shazza’s comeback continues apace as she took care of lucky loser Kustova 2 and 0. The tournament is now completely devoid of Radwanska/is as Dani defeated littler sis Urszula in straight sets.

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Anne Keothavong had a good win, taking care of veteran Jill Craybas. And third and fifth seeds Zheng Jie Jie Zheng and Sara Errani were knocked out, so, you know, weirdness abounds.

Singles – Second Round
Klara Zakopalova (CZE) d. (3) Zheng Jie (CHN) 60 64
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (5) Sara Errani (ITA) 64 63
(6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) d. Urszula Radwanska (POL) 63 61
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. Marta Domachowska (POL) 63 61
Anne Keothavong (GBR) d. Jill Craybas (USA) 36 63 61
Galina Voskoboeva (KAZ) d. Kateryna Bondarenko (UKR) 64 76(5)
(Q) Ioana Raluca Olaru (ROU) d. Julia Goerges (GER) 63 06 76(3)
(WC) Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. (LL) Darya Kustova (BLR) 62 60

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(2) Yan/Zheng (CHN/CHN) d. Amanmuradova/Kustova (UZB/BLR) 63 62
(4) Bondarenko/Bondarenko (UKR/UKR) d. Czink/Grandin (HUN/RSA) 63 46 103

Doubles – First Round
(1) Peschke/Raymond (CZE/USA) d. Errani/Garbin (ITA/ITA) 75 57 108
(3) Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands (USA/USA) d. Lefèvre/Szatmari (FRA/ROU)
76(7) 64
Koryttseva/Voskoboeva (UKR/KAZ) d. Jans/Rosolska (POL/POL) 64 63

Strasbourg

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Defending champion Anabel Medina Garrigues was forced to withdraw today with a back injury. From her player blog:

It was a disappointing day today. I was playing a point and hurt my back, and I had to retire from the match. I’ve had this problem before – twice last year. It’s painful and makes your back very stiff. The good news is it usually takes three or four days of treatment and it heals, so I will be fine for Roland Garros. I’ll have treatment on it until the day I play my first match there, of course.

It’s too bad this happened at one of my favorite tournaments. I’m always happy to come to Strasbourg, and I’ll be back next year of course. These things happen though. Hopefully it will be fine in a few days like it was the last time. I’m leaving for Paris tomorrow afternoon. I always love going back to Roland Garros.

Fourth-seeded Gisela Dulko also fell. But hey, Aravane Rezai’s still in!

Singles – Second Round
Kristina Barrois (GER) d. (1) Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) 64 ret. (back injury)
(3) Peng Shuai (CHN) d. Pauline Parmentier (FRA) 63 76(6)
Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) d. (4) Gisela Dulko (ARG) 46 76(5) 64
Ayumi Morita (JPN) d. Julie Coin (FRA) 46 60 64
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. Anastasiya Yakimova (BLR) 64 61
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) 75 60
(Q) Monica Niculescu (ROU) d. (Q) Yuliya Beygelzimer (UKR) 57 60 64
(Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) d. Stéphanie Foretz (FRA) 36 63 62

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(2) Dechy/Santangelo (FRA/ITA) d. Birnerova/Hrdinova (CZE/CZE) 64 26 107
(4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE/CZE) d. Krauth/Nooni (ARG/SWE) 62 62
Feuerstein/Foretz (FRA/FRA) d. Daniilidou/Woehr (GRE/GER) 36 64 119

Doubles – First Round
Krauth/Nooni (ARG/SWE) d. (WC) Laisne/Pavlovic (FRA/FRA) 76(8) 75
Anderson/Schaul (RSA/LUX) d. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova (RUS/UKR) 76(6) 26 104

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OsOP: Wednesday in Warsaw, Strasbourg, Kitzbuhel, Dusseldorf

Posted by gauloises1 on May 20, 2009

Warsaw

Center Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Domachowska vs. A.Bondarenko
2. Kustova vs. Sharapova
3. Hantuchova vs. U.Radwanska
4. Jans/Rosolska vs. Koryttseva/Voskoboeva

Court 1 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Dulgheru vs. Errani
2. Zakopalova vs. Zheng
3. Goerges vs. Olaru
4. Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands vs. Lefèvre/Szatmari (tbc)
4. Amanmuradova/Kustova vs. Yan/Zheng

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Craybas vs. Keothavong
2. K.Bondarenko vs. Voskoboeva
3. Peschke/Raymond vs. Errani/Garbin
4. Czink/Grandin vs. Bondarenko/Bondarenko (after suitable rest)

Strasbourg

Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Yakimova vs. Rezai
2. Medina Garrigues vs. Barrois
3. Peng vs. Parmentier
4. Cohen-Aloro vs. Dulko

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Krauth/Nooni vs. Laisne/Pavlovic
2. Hradecka vs. Kudryavtseva (NB 12.30hrs)
3. Niculescu vs. Beygelzimer
4. Hlavackova/Hradecka vs. [Krauth/Nooni or Laisne/Pavlovic]
5. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova vs. Anderson/Schaul

Court 3 (from 12.00hrs)
1. Morita vs. Coin
2. Kutuzova vs. Foretz
3. Birnerova/Hrdinova vs. Dechy/Santangelo
4. Daniilidou/Woehr vs. Feuerstein/Foretz

Dusseldorf

Center Court: 1
Red FRA Tsonga GER Kohlschreiber
Red USA USA / USA SWE SWE / SWE
Red FRA FRA / FRA GER GER / GER

 

Center Court: 2
Blue ARG Monaco ITA Bolelli
Blue RUS RUS / RUS SRB SRB / SRB
Blue ARG ARG / ARG ITA ITA / ITA

Kitzbuhel

Center Court Grandstand Kuchenmeister
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Agustin CALLERI (ARG)
vs
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
Oscar HERNANDEZ (ESP)
vs
Andreas BECK (GER)
Ruben RAMIREZ HIDALGO (ESP)
vs
Juan Ignacio CHELA (ARG)
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
Mikhail YOUZHNY (RUS)
vs
Stefan KOUBEK (AUT)
Marcel GRANOLLERS (ESP)
vs
Victor HANESCU (ROU)
Mariusz FYRSTENBERG (POL)
Marcin MATKOWSKI (POL)
vs
Andrei PAVEL (ROU)
Horia TECAU (ROU)
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
Diego JUNQUEIRA (ARG)
vs
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT)
Nicolas MASSU (CHI)
vs
Julien BENNETEAU (FRA)
To Be Finished 64 67
Lucas ARNOLD KER (ARG)
Oliver MARACH (AUT)
vs
Michael KOHLMANN (GER)
Philipp OSWALD (AUT)
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
Frantisek CERMAK (CZE)
Michal MERTINAK (SVK)
vs
Julian KNOWLE (AUT)
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
Lucas ARNOLD KER (ARG)/Oliver MARACH (AUT) or
Michael KOHLMANN (GER)/Philipp OSWALD (AUT)
vs
Christopher KAS (GER)
Alexander PEYA (AUT)
After Suitable Rest
Mario ANCIC (CRO)
Mikhail YOUZHNY (RUS)
vs
Simon ASPELIN (SWE)
Paul HANLEY (AUS)

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Kitzbuhel, Strasbourg Results: Mario Loses, I Lose Interest

Posted by gauloises1 on May 19, 2009

So have some results from the tournaments I’m not interested in.

Strasbourg

Um, Anabel Medina Garrigues beat Wickmayer (Estoril champion). Otherwise four seeds went down; Tamarine Tanasugarn, Anna-Lena Groenefeld, Nathalie Dechy to Sharapova-beater Alla Kudrayvtseva, and Elena Vesnina to Ivanovic-beater Julie Coin.

 Singles – First Round
(1) Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) d. Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 16 63 63
(Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) d. (5) Tamarine Tanasugarn (THA) 63 60
Julie Coin (FRA) d. (6) Elena Vesnina (RUS) 64 62
(Q) Monica Niculescu (ROU) d. (7) Anna-Lena Groenefeld (GER) 46 62 63
Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) d. (8) Nathalie Dechy (FRA) 60 67(5) 63
Anastasiya Yakimova (BLR) d. Maret Ani (EST) 63 75
Pauline Parmentier (FRA) d. Varvara Lepchenko (USA) 76(5) 76(2)
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. (Q) Jasmin Woehr (GER) 36 61 62
Stéphanie Foretz (FRA) d. Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 61 26 62
Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) d. Mathilde Johansson (FRA) 46 64 61
(Q) Yuliya Beygelzimer (UKR) d. (WC) Claire Feuerstein (FRA) 06 76(3) 63

Doubles – First Round
Daniilidou/Woehr (GRE/GER) d. (1) Chuang/Tanasugarn (TPE/THA) 64 76(2)
Beygelzimer/Sun (UKR/CHN) d. (3) Niculescu/Uhlirova (ROU/CZE) 64 64
Birnerova/Hrdinova (CZE/CZE) d. Salerni/Yakimova (ARG/BLR) 63 63

Kitzbuhel

Mario Ancic lost his first main draw match since he retired at Indian Wells. To Ramirez Hidalgo, no less.

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I officially no longer care about this tournament. Screw you, Kitzbuhel.

Singles – Second Round
G Garcia-Lopez (ESP) d [5] M Vassallo Arguello (ARG) 46 64 63

Singles – First Round
[2] J Melzer (AUT) d F Gil (POR) 63 60
O Hernandez (ESP) d [4] F Santoro (FRA) 62 63
[Q] J Chela (ARG) d [6] M Gicquel (FRA) 57 63 60
[LL] J Benneteau (FRA) d [8] D Sela (ISR) 75 61
[WC] S Koubek (AUT) d P Petzschner (GER) 76(8) 64
D Junqueira (ARG) d [LL] P Capdeville (CHI) 63 62
R Ramirez Hidalgo (ESP) d [Q] M Ancic (CRO) 64 63

Doubles – First Round
C Kas (GER) / A Peya (AUT) d [3] M Granollers (ESP) / B Soares (BRA) 63 62
A Pavel (ROU) / H Tecau (ROU) d V Hanescu (ROU) / J Levinsky (CZE) 76(5) 36 11-9
J Knowle (AUT) / J Melzer (AUT) d E Butorac (USA) / P Petzschner (GER) 62 67(5) 10-8
[1] M Fyrstenberg (POL) / M Matkowski (POL) d [WC] R Kendrick (USA) / D Koellerer (AUT) 75 76(2)
L Arnold Ker (ARG) / O Marach (AUT) vs [WC] M Kohlmann (GER) / P Oswald (AUT) 64 67(5) – to resume Wednesday

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OsOP: Warsaw, Strasbourg, Kitzbuhel, Dusseldorf

Posted by gauloises1 on May 19, 2009

Warsaw

Center Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Dokic vs. Olaru
2. Hantuchova vs. Llagostera Vives
3. U.Radwanska vs. Koryttseva
4. Kosinska/Rosolska vs. Bondarenko/Bondarenko

Court 1 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Arn vs. Errani
2. Kustova vs. Tvaroskova
3. Zakopalova vs. Czink
4. Dekmeijere/Senoglu vs. Goerges/Olaru
5. Kapshay/Tvaroskova vs. Amanmuradova/Kustova

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Gallovits vs. Craybas
2. Szatmari vs. Dulgheru
3. Mayr vs. Voskoboeva
4. Gallovits/Govortsova vs. Yan/Zheng
5. Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands vs. Lefèvre/Szatmari

Strasbourg

Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Medina Garrigues vs. Wickmayer
2. Coin vs. Vesnina
3. Kudryavtseva vs. Dechy
4. Johansson vs. Cohen-Aloro
5. Krauth/Nooni vs. Laisne/Pavlovic
6. Chuang/Tanasugarn vs. Daniilidou/Woehr

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Ani vs. Yakimova
2. Groenefeld vs. Niculescu
3. Hradecka vs. Woehr
4. Salerni/Yakimova vs. Birnerova/Hrdinova
5. Beygelzimer/Sun vs. Niculescu/Uhlirova

Court 3 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Lepchenko vs. Parmentier
2. Beygelzimer vs. Feuerstein
3. Tanasugarn vs. Kutuzova
4. Foretz vs. Flipkens
5. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova vs. Anderson/Schau

Center Court: 1
Red GER Schüttler FRA Simon
Blue ARG del Potro ITA Seppi
Red USA Querrey SWE Söderling

 

Center Court: 2
Blue RUS Vovk SRB Tipsarevic
Red USA Ginepri SWE Vinciguerra
Blue RUS Korolev SRB Troicki

Kitzbuhel

Tuesday, 19th May • Dienstag, 19. Mai
Center Court Grandstand Kuchenmeister
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Frederico GIL (POR)
vs
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
Robert KENDRICK (USA)
vs
Mario ANCIC (CRO)
Julien BENNETEAU (FRA)
vs
Dudi SELA (ISR)
followed by
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followed by
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followed by
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Stefan KOUBEK (AUT)
vs
Philipp PETZSCHNER (GER)
Juan Ignacio CHELA (ARG)
vs
Marc GICQUEL (FRA)
Paul CAPDEVILLE (CHI)
vs
Diego JUNQUEIRA (ARG)
followed by
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followed by
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followed by
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Fabrice SANTORO (FRA)
vs
Oscar HERNANDEZ (ESP)
Martin VASSALLO ARGUELLO (ARG)
vs
Guillermo GARCIA-LOPEZ (ESP)
Andrei PAVEL (ROU)
Horia TECAU (ROU)
vs
Victor HANESCU (ROU)
Jaroslav LEVINSKY (CZE)
followed by
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followed by
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followed by
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Julian KNOWLE (AUT)
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
vs
Eric BUTORAC (USA)
Philipp PETZSCHNER (GER)
Mariusz FYRSTENBERG (POL)
Marcin MATKOWSKI (POL)
vs
Robert KENDRICK (USA)
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT)
Christopher KAS (GER)
Alexander PEYA (AUT)
vs
Marcel GRANOLLERS (ESP)
Bruno SOARES (BRA)
followed by
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Lucas ARNOLD KER (ARG)
Oliver MARACH (AUT)
vs
Michael KOHLMANN (GER)
Philipp OSWALD (AUT)
   

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Warsaw, Strasbourg Results: Keo, Masha Win

Posted by gauloises1 on May 18, 2009

Three seeds fell in Warsaw today. One of them courtesy of Britain’s finest Anne Keothavong.

WARSAW OPEN 2009

C’mon Tim.

Everything proceeded without incident in Strasbourg, except for Aravane Rezai putting out Bammer.

Singles – First Round
(3) Zheng Jie (CHN) d. Olga Govortsova (BLR) 46 76(0) 63
Julia Goerges (GER) d. (4) Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) 76(5) 63
Anne Keothavong (GBR) d. (7) Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) 62 76(4)
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. (WC) Katarzyna Piter (POL) 60 60
Kateryna Bondarenko (UKR) d. (9) Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 75 62
Marta Domachowska (POL) d. Akgul Amanmuradova (UZB) 62 61
(WC) Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. Tathiana Garbin (ITA) 61 67(6) 63

Doubles – First Round
Czink/Grandin (HUN/RSA) d. Frankova/Henke (CZE/GER) 75 57 104

Singles Qualifying – Final Round
(1) Ioana Raluca Olaru (ROU) d. Nika Ozegovic (CRO) 57 64 64
Agnes Szatmari (ROU) d. Lenka Tvaroskova (SVK) 62 60
Greta Arn (HUN) d. Darya Kustova (BLR) 62 63
Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (WC) Alicja Rosolska (POL) 61 60

Singles – First Round
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. (2) Sybille Bammer (AUT) 62 62
(3) Peng Shuai (CHN) d. Alexa Glatch (USA) 36 62 60
(4) Gisela Dulko (ARG) d. Mara Santangelo (ITA) 61 76(3)
Ayumi Morita (JPN) d. (WC) Kinnie Laisne (FRA) 61 63
Kristina Barrois (GER) d. (WC) Irena Pavlovic (FRA) 63 63

Doubles – First Round
(2) Dechy/Santangelo (FRA/ITA) d. Coin/Pelletier (FRA/CAN) 62 62
(4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE/CZE) d. Barrois/Groenefeld (GER/GER) 63 64
Feuerstein/Foretz (FRA/FRA) d. Glatch/Lepchenko (USA/USA) 64 76(5)

Singles Qualifying – Final Round
(1/WC) Monica Niculescu (ROU) d. Eleni Daniilidou (GRE) 63 57 63
(4) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) d. (6) Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 75 16 60
Yuliya Beygelzimer (UKR) d. Nathalie Vierin (ITA) 61 26 61
(WC) Jasmin Woehr (GER) d. Astrid Besser (ITA) 76(5) 26 63

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