Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 47) this Wednesday, could not place for the quarter-finals of the WTA-tournament in the New Zealand Auckland (hard/ $ 250,000).
In the second round, lost to the seventh seed in three sets the Spanish Sara Sorribes Tormo (WTA 86): 6-4, 1-6, 6-1 after a little more than 2 hours.
In the last eight meets Sorribes Tormo the third seed Su-Wei Hsieh (WTA 28) from Taiwan, that Monica Puig (WTA 53) from Puerto Rico, defeated.
Tuesday was Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 49) due to a discomfort in the achilles tendon to specify in its eersterondepartij against the Dutch qualifier Bibiane Schoofs (WTA 174).
Later in the day occurs Flipkens were together with the Swedish Johanna Larsson in the doubles.