Kirsten Flipkens has Wednesday placed before the quarter-finals of the WTA-tournament in the German Nürnberg (gravel/ $ 250,000).
Flipkens defeated in the eighth finals Argentina’s Nadia Podoroska (STA 506) in two sets: 7-6 (8/6) 6-2. The match lasted one hour and 35 minutes.
In the first round, Flipkens still Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 46) over and over. In the quarter-finals takes ‘Flipper’ against the winner of the duel between the Dutch Kiki Bertens (WTA 18), the third seed and the titelverdedigster in Nuremberg, and the German Mona Barthel (WTA 122).