Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 59) on Wednesday her party of the first round at the WTA-tournament in Turkish Istanbul (gravel/250,000 euro) not played. Flipkens gave in the beginning of the second set against the Romanian qualifier Ana Bogdan (WTA 150).
Flipkens lost the first set 6-1, and then she to care early. She began to set two, but dropped a 1-0 disadvantage in the fight. In the next round wait for Bogdan Petra Martic (WTA 40). The Croatian sixth seed won in its opener of the Slovenian Tamara Zidansek (WTA 68) in three sets (3-6, 6-1 and 6-3).
Tuesday was killed Flipkens immediately in doubles in Turkey. The 33-year-old Campine lost on the side of the Swedish Johanna Larsson against the Swiss Xenia Knoll and the Hungarian Fanny Stollar in two sets: 6-2 and 7-5.
Flipkens had it last weekend, still sparkled with the Belgian Fed Cup team in her singles match, the Spanish Garbine Muguruza (WTA 19) to beat.