WTA – Pune (Thurs): Top Seed Bratchikova & Petkovic Roll To Set Up Showdown

Written by: on 8th November 2012
Print This Post Print This Post
US Open Tennis
WTA - Pune (Thurs): Top Seed Bratchikova & Petkovic Roll To Set Up Showdown

epa03372380 Nina Bratchikova of Russia hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their match on the second day of the 2012 US Open Tennis Championship at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York, USA, 28 August 2012. The US Open runs through Sunday 09 September 2012. EPA/JASON SZENES  |

ROYAL INDIAN OPEN

Pune, India

November 5-11, 2012

$125,000/WTA $125

Hard/Outdoors

 

Results – Thursday, November 8, 2012

Singles – Second Round

(1) Nina Bratchikova (RUS) d. Olga Savchuk (UKR) 61 61

(2) Misaki Doi (JPN) d. Noppawan Lertcheewakarn (THA) 60 61

(5) Kimiko Date-Krumm (JPN) d. Zhou Yi-Miao (CHN) 64 46 62

(6/WC) Andrea Petkovic (GER) d. Chang Liu (CHN) 61 60

 

Doubles – Quarterfinals

(1) Birnerova/Klepac (CZE/SLO) d. Date-Krumm/Nara (JPN/JPN) 76(6) 64

(2) Bratchikova/Kalashnikova (RUS/GEO) d. Savchuk/Svitolina (UKR/UKR) 75 62

 

Order Of Play – Friday, November 9, 2012

Centre Court (from 15.00hrs)

1. Nina Bratchikova vs. Andrea Petkovic

2. Kimiko Date-Krumm vs. Misaki Doi

3. Tamarine Tanasugarn vs. Donna Vekic

4. Birnerova/Klepac vs. Glushko/Lertcheewakarn

 

Court 1 (from 15.00hrs)

1. Luksika Kumkhum vs. Elina Svitolina

2. Xu/Zhou vs. Bratchikova/Kalashnikova (NB 17.30hrs; after suitable rest)





10sBalls Top Stories

In Case You Missed It

10SBALLS.COM CELEBRATES EARTH DAY thumbnail

10SBALLS.COM CELEBRATES EARTH DAY

Check out some of these Earth Day photos via Facebook & Instagram.
RAFAEL NADAL AVENGES BARCELONA LOSS TO ALMAGRO, NOW FACES FOGNINI BY RICKY DIMON thumbnail

RAFAEL NADAL AVENGES BARCELONA LOSS TO ALMAGRO, NOW FACES FOGNINI BY RICKY DIMON

There would be no repeat of the 2014 Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell quarterfinals. Not on Wednesday. Not in the second round. Not against Rafael Nadal.
RICKY DIMON REPORTS THE KIDS ARE COMING: YMER, RUBLEV MAKE HEADLINES IN BARCELONA thumbnail

RICKY DIMON REPORTS THE KIDS ARE COMING: YMER, RUBLEV MAKE HEADLINES IN BARCELONA

It was the less heralded youngster who won a battle of 19-year-olds on Wednesday at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell. Nick Kyrgios had two match points--one in both the second and third sets--but Elias Ymer battled to a 2-6, 7-5, 7-6(7) second-round upset after two hours and 27 minutes.
WHAT A DIFFERENCE A YEAR MAKES – REFLECTIONS FROM STUTTGART TENNIS FROM THE WORLD FAMOUS “GLOBAL CHICK” thumbnail

WHAT A DIFFERENCE A YEAR MAKES – REFLECTIONS FROM STUTTGART TENNIS FROM THE WORLD FAMOUS “GLOBAL CHICK”

Just 365 little days but the difference was noticeable when Simona Halep and Petra Kvitova took to the little stage in Stuttgart at this year’s Porsche Tennis Grand Prix.
TENNIS HAS MANY SHADES OF CLAY! RED CLAY, BURNT ORANGE CLAY AND MY FAVORITE BLUE CLAY – TENNIS NEWS, STILL MAD THAT WE DON’T SEE DOUBLES ON TELEVISION thumbnail

TENNIS HAS MANY SHADES OF CLAY! RED CLAY, BURNT ORANGE CLAY AND MY FAVORITE BLUE CLAY – TENNIS NEWS, STILL MAD THAT WE DON’T SEE DOUBLES ON TELEVISION

Our favorite was the famous blue clay. Well done Señor Tiriac. Maybe Sven is right clay is orange. I love watching all the clay events. Monte Carlo is my favorite backdrop.