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Kirsten Flipkens to second round in Budapest

2a7ddfda05abc632d7ba0b366322a4fa - Kirsten Flipkens to second round in Budapest

Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 67) has Wednesday placed before the second round at the WTA-tournament in the Hungarian capital Budapest (hard/ $ 250,000).

In the opening round took out Flipkens in two sets of the Romanian Monica Niculescu (WTA 75): 6-3 and 7-5 after 1 hour and 32 minutes. In the second round takes Pinball to the next against the winner of the duel between the Slovak topreekshoofd Dominika Cibulkova (WTA 33) and the Hungarian Fanny Stollar (WTA 210), who received a wildcard from the organisers.

In the doubles she took Monday night on the side of the Swedish Johanna Larsson already the first hurdle. They knocked the Swedish-Russian tandem Cornelia Emily Lister/Yana Sizikova after an hour and a quarter of an hour of tennis in a supertiebreak (4-6, 6-0, and 10/5). In the last eight can be a confrontation waiting with Ysaline Bonaventure, who a couple of forms with the Hungarian Jani Reka-Luca. They must, in the first round than over the local duo Panna Udvardy/Dalma Galfi, who is a wildcard from the organization.

Also Bonaventure and Van Uytvanck punches by

The Belgians do well in Budapest, as also Bonaventure (WTA 154) and Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 80) in the second round of the singles. The 23-year-old Bonaventure had last weekend qualifications finishing in Budapest, but there it was on the main table, nothing to note. She switched on the 21-year-old Sara Sorribes Tormo (WTA 108) with two times 6-0, in the second round waiting with the Croatian Donna Vekic (WTA 53) for the eighth seed.

Van Uytvanck qualified Monday for the second round of the singles. Van Uytvanck took in two sets (6-3 and 6-2) the size of the Frenchwoman Oceane Dodin (WTA 95). In the second round, wait for the Grimbergen a confrontation with the Romanian fifth seed Mihaela Buzarnescu (WTA 39).

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