The five best matches of last week!- View: 2290 by Lorenzo Ciotti
Last week a lot of important matches were played. There were some confirmations about the trend that is characterizing 2017. An example of this? The victory of Francesca Schiavone in Bogota. At almost 37 years, the Italian is another example of how this season is favorable to over 30.
Steve Johnson came back to win an ATP title in front of his home-crowd in Houston. However, the big surprise of the week came in Biel. Marketa Vondrousova (she has not yet turned 18!) has reached and won her first final in career, starting the main draw as qualified.
A fairy tale. In the third final in his career, Borna Coric has finally managed to win his first ATP title, while continues the unstoppable descent into the tennis abyss of Eugenie Bouchard .. Tennis World would like to recall the last tennis week with the most beautiful and significant matches! 5) Eugenie Bouchard vs.
Victoria Duval - Harbor Beach ITF. Unbelievable. The descent into the tennis abyss of Canadian player seems unstoppable. In 2014 she played the Wimbledon final. Nearly three years later, she was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the ITF tournament in Florida, by the WTA ranking number 896 with the score of 6-0 6-3 ..
4) Steve Johnson vs.
Thomaz Bellucci - Houston. American tennis player defeated Thomaz Bellucci with a score of 6-4 4-6 7-6 (5) in two hours and 24 minutes, at the end of a super match, which was decided at the tie-break. Johnson has so won his second ATP title after Nottingham 2016, in three finals played! 3) Francesca Schiavone vs.
Lara Arruabarrena - Bogota. The endless story of the Italian tennis player is becoming immortal. At almost 37 years, the Schiavone defeated in two sets her rival (6-4 7-5), winning the eighth title in nineteen finals played! 2) Marketa Vondrousova vs.
Anett Kontaveit - Biel. A real fairy tale. The seventeen year old Czech qualified, won her first career title, defeating in two sets 6-4 7-6 (6) her opponent, and crowning an incredible ride! 1) Borna Coric vs.
Philipp Kohlschreiber - Marrakech. What a challenge! In Marrakech, the twenty-one Croatian won his first ATP title (played in three finals) against Philipp Kohlschreiber, at the end of a fantastic match. Coric closed with the incredible final score of 5-7 7-6 (3) 7-5, after a crazy comeback.
It was the best match of the week! Source: YouTube .