Seeded YONEX Players at US Open 2013
- 21 August 2013
The 2013 US Open seeds were opened on the official website, and six YONEX professionals are going to compete at this Grand Slam tournament as seeded players. The last year’s quarterfinalist Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98) is No. 14 seed, and Sabine Lisicki (VCORE Tour 97, PTGSPN), who became the finalist at Wimbledon last month, is seeded at No. 17.
All seeded YONEX players at US Open 2013 are as follows:
Men’s Singles Seeds
Women’s Singles Seeds
On the qualifying tournament of US Open, two YONEX players advanced to the next round yesterday. Andrea Hlavackova (RQiS 2 Tour, PTGP125) won an overwhelming victory against Florencia Molinero of Argentina with 6 breaks in straight sets [6-1, 6-0]. Also Elena Baltacha (VCORE Xi 100) played very aggressively against Melanie Oudin of the United States to make 16 break chances, and defeated the opponent by 6-1, 3-6, 6-2.
The other seven YONEX players face their openers of the qualifying round today.
Schedule of Play [Qualifying Day 2]
Men’s Qualifying Singles [1st Round]
Radu Albot (VCORE Tour 97)(MDA) vs. Adrian Menendez-Maceiras (ESP)
Women’s Qualifying Singles [1st Round]
Coco Vandeweghe (EZONE Xi 98)(USA) vs. Corinna Dentori (ITA)
Sachie Ishizu (VCORE Xi 100)(JPN) vs. Sarah Gronert (GER)
*Players’ images are from US Open 2012.