Hantuch is already in the WTA in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI. Slovak tennis player Daniela Hantuchova has fought in eighth finals at the prestigious WTA tournament in Cincinnati, USA ($ 2 million).

In the 2nd round, she counted with Italy Flavi Pennett for 86 minutes in two sets 6: 3, 6: 4 and paid off the quarter-final loss from Ohio in 2009. In the duel on the quarterfinals, Against France’s eighth-seeded Marion Bartoli, with a favorable 4-1 balance.Hantuch has a premium of $ 20,550 in Cincinnati and 125 points in the World WTA ranking.

Hantuchova came out with Pennett when he managed a 3-0 lead after a quick break, and thanks to a good deal, he had already reached the first set to a successful end.

At the beginning of the second action, Pennett led 2: 0, but Hantuch was 2: 2 in the second round, in the seventh gem of the rival again and broke through the elite sixth when she turned 5: 4 In the fifth order.

Its previous peak in Cincinnati is the 2005 semifinals.For the coach of Matej Lipták, the event is Western & amp; Southern Open part of the preparation for the US Grand Opening Grand Slam tournament.

Hantuch was satisfied after the eighth final. “I’m delighted to have paid off Pennett for the 2009 Cincinnati and the last one in Montreal, and I was very motivated, and I did not let her down on anything, which was very important, because Flavio can break up rivals and play uncomfortable tennis. ”

“At the start of the second set I played 0: 2, but I quickly threw it behind my head, I rebreaked it and got back to the horse again.I kept it under pressure, I was running out for the whole game, “said TASR Hantuch, who is waiting for another challenging match against Bartoli.

” I have not been with Marion any longer. I saw her match with Alena Bondarenka and she played very well. If she has her day, she is very uncomfortable. But I have nothing to lose, I will not be a favorite. I’ll try to break it. “Double Round – Round 2: