Kimmer Coppejans on Wednesday in a Belgian tête-à-tête Ruben Bemelmans defeated in the first qualifying round of the Australian Open in Melbourne. In the women survived Maryna Zanevska that round.
Kimmer Coppejans (ATP 216) defeated Ruben Bemelmans (ATP 116) in 2 sets: 7-5, 6-4, after almost two hours of competition. The 24-year-old Oostendenaar has never seen the main table of the Australian Open, the first grand slam tournament of the season.
In the women’s Maryna Zanevska (WTA 219) eliminated in the first qualifying round. Our 25-year-old compatriot and lost in three sets to the 21-year-old Argentine Nadia Podoroska (STA 304). It was 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.
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