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Kirsten Flipkens wins the first match (on grass), also, Alison Of Uytvanck punch in Rosmalen

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Kirsten Flipkens (WTA 69) and Alison Van Uytvanck (WTA 55) have set Tuesday at the WTA tournament in Hertogenbosch (grass/ $ 250,000) in their first match on grass this season and won the game.

Kirsten Flipkens took it out after one hour and 34 minutes of tennis in three sets (6-3, 3-6 and 6-1), of Serbia’s Aleksandra Krunic (WTA 66). The game was a re-release of the final game of last year in Rosmalen, then won with Krunic in three sets. In the second part, wait for it, both by national and confrontation with Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko (WTA 32). She is defeated in her first match in the Netherlands, the Czech Kristyna Pliskova (WTA 113), in two sets (6-4, 6-4).

Alison Van Uytvanck at the expense of the Chinese Yafan Wang (WTA 57) qualified for the second round. Van Uytvanck took out the two hours and three minutes in two sets (7-6 (7/4) and (6-3) in the second round, the ninth seed in the Kazakh kwalificatiespeelster Elena Rybakina (WTA 134). She is defeated in her first match to American qualifier Varvara Lepchenko (WTA 127), in two quick sets (6-1, 6-2).

In addition to Flipkens and Van Uytvanck are in three Belgian women in action will be in Rosmalen. Also, say hello to Negative (WTA 139) qualified for the second round. Negative won on Monday in two sets (7-5, 6-4), the German Mona Barthel (WTA 88). In the second round on Wednesday found the Russian Margarita Gasparyan (WTA 63). The third seed Elise Mertens (STA 21) in the first round to Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova (STA 52), as compared to him. And the first Ysaline Bonaventure (WTA 120), there is a course on the French ‘lucky loser’ from Fiona Ferro (WTA 95).

For the men, David Goffin (ATP 33), only one Belgian on the main table. Its Also found later Tuesday in the first round of the ATP tournament in Hertogenbosch (grass/635.750 euros) to the Spanish qualifier Alejandro Davidovich Fokina (ATP 129).