Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA-80) Friday in the quarterfinals of the WTA tournament in Budapest ($250,000) against the Chinese Zhang shoot fighting (WTA-34). In the second round, second seed Zhang hands full with the Slovak kwalificatiespeelster Jana Cepelova (WTA 114). She had two match balls saved, but drew in the end though with a 2-6, 7-6 (7/4) 6-3 at the longest end.
Van Uytvanck qualified Wednesday for the quarter-finals by the Romanian fifth seed Mihaela Buzarnescu (WTA-39) with 6-1 and 6-0. Against the 29-year-old Zhang came to the 23-year-old Flemish-Brabant and never before in action.