An exciting day of WTA tennis as some top guns like Anett Kontaveit, Simona Halep, Marta Kostyuk, and Emma Raducanu will be in action.
To begin the festivities, Swedish Rebecca Peterson squares off against Ukraine’s Lesia Tsurenko. Peterson stormed in the top eight after a 6-0, 6-3 win over Romanian Irina Bara while Lesia Tsurenko beat Russian Anastasia Gasanova 6-2, 7-5 in the Round of 16.
In the next match, Ukraine’s Anhelina Kalinina takes on Estonian Anett Kontaveit. The Ukrainian comes into the game after beating the German Anna-Lena Friedsam 6-2, 6-2. On the other hand, Anett Kontaveit triumphed against Belgium’s Alison Van Uytvanck 6-3, 6-4.
In the second-last battle of the day, an inter-Romania battle between Simona Halep and Jaqueline Cristian will take place. Halep clinched a 6-4, 6-2 win over Russian Varvara Grachenva and Cristian had to grind out a 7-6, 7-5 against the feisty Australian Ajla Tomljanovic.
To round off the day, British Emma Raducanu will fight it out versus Ukraine’s Marta Kostyuk. Emma comes into the game after a 6-3, 6-4 win over Romanian Ana Bogdan. Marta Kostyuk took care of business against Germany’s Mona Barthel 6-4, 6-4. The schedule for the day is given below:
- 11:00 AM UTC: Rebecca Peterson vs Lesia Tsurenko;
- 01:00 PM UTC: Anhelina Kalinina vs Anett Kontaveit;
- 03:00 PM UTC: Simona Halep vs Jaqueline Cristian;
- 04:15 PM UTC: Marta Kostyuk vs Emma Raducanu.