Dubai, United Arab Emirates, ITF Womens Circuit, Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge, $100,000 + H USD, hard, outdoor: 1R, Belinda BENCIC (SUI) - Vitalia DIATCHENKO (RUS) 6-4 6-4, 2R: Tereza MARTINCOVA (CZE) 6-2 6-1, QF: Mihaela BUZARNESCU (ROU) 7-6(4) 6-2, SF: ?-?; 1R, Kateryna KOZLOVA (UKR) - Sabina SHARIPOVA (UBZ) 2-6 7-5 7-6(3), 2R: Viktoriya TOMOVA (BUL) 6-7(6) 4-5 retired; Islamabad, Pakistan, ITF Futures, Begum Kulsum Saifullah ITF Futures Championships, 15 000 USD, clay, outdoor: 1R, Ergi KIRKIN (TUR) - Shahzad KHAN (PAK) 6-2 6-4, 2R: Enrique LOPEZ-PEREZ (ESP) 5-7 3-6.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, ITF Womens Circuit, Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge, $100,000 + H USD, hard, outdoor: 1R, Belinda BENCIC (SUI) - Vitalia DIATCHENKO (RUS) 6-4 6-4, 2R: Tereza MARTINCOVA (CZE) 6-2 6-1, QF: Mihaela BUZARNESCU (ROU) 7-6(4) 6-2, SF: ?-?; 1R, Kateryna KOZLOVA (UKR) - Sabina SHARIPOVA (UBZ) 2-6 7-5 7-6(3), 2R: Viktoriya TOMOVA (BUL) 6-7(6) 4-5 retired; Islamabad, Pakistan, ITF Futures, Begum Kulsum Saifullah ITF Futures Championships, 15 000 USD, clay, outdoor: 1R, Ergi KIRKIN (TUR) - Shahzad KHAN (PAK) 6-2 6-4, 2R: Enrique LOPEZ-PEREZ (ESP) 5-7 3-6.

Lucie Safarova is doubles winner at Roland Garros 2017

EMPIRE Trnava Tennis Academy member Lucie Safarova who is coached by Frantisek Cermak played at second grandslam tournament of the year Roland Garros in both singles and doubles. Although she lost in the singles first round, she made herself proud by winning the doubles title!!!

Safarova with her doubles partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) overwhelmed in the semifinals Chen Jung-jan (Taipei) / Martina Hingis (SUI) in two sets 6:4, 6:2 and will try to win their third Grand Slam title in a row. Number 1 seeded and defending champions from 2015 overwhelmed unseeded pairing Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua of Australia in Sunday's finals in two straight sets 6-2 and 6-1.

Paris, France, Roland Garros, 36 000 000 eur, clay, outdoors:
Lucie Safarova (CZE)

Doubles with: Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA)
1R: Alizé Cornet (FRA)/Mertens (BEL) 6-1 6-2
2R: Aleksandra KRUNIC (SRB)/Alja TOMLJANOVIC (AUS) 6-7(3) 6-4 6-4
QF: Svetlana KUZNETSOVA (RUS)/Kristina MLADENOVIC (FRA) 6-2 6-4
SF: Yj. Chan (CHN)/Martina HINGIS (SUI) 6-4 6-2
finals: Ashleigh Barty/Casey Dellacqua (AUS) 6-2 6-1!!! Doubles Title!!!

 

Photos by: 
Ivan Kopcani, www.empire-tennis-academy.com

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