Ivanovic Shows Aggressive Performance in the 2nd Round
- 31 August 2012
No. 12 seed Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98) faced Sofia Arvidsson in the second round. Smashing with the EZONE Xi racquet, Ana earned 39 winners while the opponent did 7 times. Her great offensive performance became a definite factor to take the initiative in the match and Ana defeated the Swedish player in the straight sets, 6-2 6-2 after breaking 6 times.
Another EZONE Xi player, No. 14 seed Maria Kirilenko (EZONE Xi 98, PTGP125) played solidly against Greta Arn in the second round. Maria showed persistent performance especially in her receiving games. She made 7 chances to break and achieved 3 times. Besides, Maria didnft give the opponent any chances to break. With her stability, she won the match in straight sets, 6-3 6-2.
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No. 6 seed Angelique Kerber (VCORE 100S) met the US Open 2000 and 2001 champion Venus Williams. It was the very tough match and took 2 hours 45 minutes. Finally Angelique defeated the opponent by 6-2 5-7 7-5 and advanced to the third round.
Today on Day 5, Bernard Tomic (VCORE 98D, PTGSPN) will face the US Open 2003 champion Andy Roddick in the second round of menfs singles. Also, No. 28 seed Zheng Jie (EZONE Xi 98, PTGSPN) will play against No. 1 seed Victoria Azarenka in the third round of womenfs singles.
Tournament Results [Day 4]
Women's Singles [2nd Round]
Angelique Kerber (VCORE 100S)(GER) def. Venus Williams (USA) 6-2 5-7 7-5
Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98)(SRB) def. Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) 6-2 6-2
Maria Kirilenko (EZONE Xi 98, PTGP125)(RUS) def. Greta Arn (HUN) 6-3 6-2
Andrea Hlavackova (RQiS 2 Tour, PTGP125)(CZE) def. Galina Voskoboeva (KAZ) 6-2 6-7(3) 6-3
Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) def. Ayumi Morita (EZONE Xi, PTGSPN)(JPN) 7-5 6-2