Ricany, Czech Republic, ITF Futures, Penta Trading Indoor Ricany 2018, hard, indoor: 1R, Artem Dubrivnyy (RUS) - Marek GENGEL (CZE) 7-6(4) 7-6(3), 2R: Tomas JIROUSEK (CZE) 6-1 6-2, QF: Robin STANEK (CZE) 6-1 6-4, SF: Jiri LEHECKA (CZE) walkover.

Ricany, Czech Republic, ITF Futures, Penta Trading Indoor Ricany 2018, hard, indoor: 1R, Artem Dubrivnyy (RUS) - Marek GENGEL (CZE) 7-6(4) 7-6(3), 2R: Tomas JIROUSEK (CZE) 6-1 6-2, QF: Robin STANEK (CZE) 6-1 6-4, SF: Jiri LEHECKA (CZE) walkover.

Kasatkina has started clay season in Charleston, advanced to the quarterfinals

Daria Kasatkina, Charleston, USA

EMPIRE Tennis Academy Daria Kasatkina, who is again a member of the Russian Fed Cup Team in the tie against Belarus, was together with her coach Vladimir Platenik in USA at another WTA tournament. She has started clay season in Charleston.

Volvo Car Open is category Premier played from 4th until 10th April with total prize money reaching 687 900 USD. Angelique Kerber from Germany defends the title in singles, Martina Hingis with Sania Mirza in doubles. "We arrived to Charleston on Tuesday evening. Following day we have started preparations, first two days were great, third day was less busy. Conditions here are fantastic. I hope we will prepare in best possible way for the upcoming tournaments on clay," said Vladimir Platenik for www.empire-tennis-academy.com before the tournament.

Daria Kasatkina has advanced to the quarterfinals, she has faced Sloane Stephens, but has lost dramatic match.

Results:
1R: Saisai Zheng (CHN) 6-2, 6-1
2R: Ana Konjuh (CRO) 6-1 6-1
3R: Loiusa Chirico (USA) 6-0, 6-4

QF: Sloane Stephens (USA) 1-6, 7-5, 5-7.

Doubles partnering: Elena Vesnina (RUS) 
1R: Kateryna Bondarenko (UKR) / Olga Savchuk (UKR) 6-7(4) 6-3 10-6
QF: Caroline Garcia (FRA) / Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 6-2 4-6 8-10

 

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