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Greet Minnen put chain of victories in Australia to continue, Flipkens wins in doubles

Greet Minnen (WTA 346) has last night posted for the second round of the WTA-tournament in the Australian Hobart (hard/ $ 250,000).

Minuses, could for the first time places for the master table of a WTA tournament, and fleurde that performance with a win in the first round. The 21-year-old Turnhoutse knocked the Ukrainian Kateryna Kozlova (WTA 97), fished as a lucky loser, in two sets: 6-4 and 6-0. The party lasted 1 hour and 25 minutes. In the next round awaits the Greek Maria Sakkari (WTA 41) or the Polish Magda Linette (WTA 86).

Kirsten Flipkens placed themselves on the side of the Swedish Johanna Larsson for the second round (quarterfinals) of the doubles. The duo beat the Spanish pair Lara Arruabarrena and Sara Sorribes Tormo in 6-4 and 7-5. The party took 1 hour and 25 minutes.

Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 51) in the main table in the first round against the German Mona Barthel (WTA 74). It is, however, still remains to be seen how well the foot injury of the Grimbergen. At the tournament of Auckland, she came in the first round at val and had to give up with pain in the achilles tendon. Flipkens (WTA 49) is a Belgian on the main table. They may compete against the Slovenian Dalila Jakupovic (WTA 82).

In the past two years, the title in Hobart to Elise Mertens. The Limburg, there is this year. (belga)

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