Tournament Commentary / News
Day 3 Results
- Created on Thursday, 03 January 2013 11:55
- Written by Administrator
The Girls Singles Draw intensified today as the 8 quarterfinal slots are all occupied by seeded players, including the top 7. Nevertheless, top seed Christina MAKAROVA had her hands full today with upstart Usue ARCONADA of USA and had to come from behind to post a score of 4-6, 6-4, 6-2. No. 7 seed Valeria PATIUK of Israel also had a tough battle, winning in three sets over Rasheeda MCADOO of USA. The rest of the quarterfinalists won in straight sets. These are Varvara FLINK (seeded 6) of Russia, Victoria RODRIGUEZ (3) of Mexico, Laura UCROS (5) of Colombia, Veronika KUDERMETOVA (4) of Russia, Alexandra CISNEROS (11) of Mexico, and Karin KENNEL (2) of Switezrland. The semifinals will be tough matches, indeed.
Doubles action has also been intense with some excellent matches both on the Boys and Girls sides. Wedensday saw the completion of the second round for both draws, with some strong matchups anticipated for Thursday´s quarterfinals.