WTA ZHUHAI - Petra Kvitova and Johanna Konta won their first match!

Tennis - Second defeat for Roberta Vinci, while Timea Bacsinszky won against Babos..

by Lorenzo Ciotti
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WTA ZHUHAI - Petra Kvitova and Johanna Konta won their first match!

The WTA Elite Trophy, which has replaced the WTA Tournament of Champions, and which is played at the Hengqin Zhuhai International Tennis Center, in China, has experienced today a very interesting matches. The Swiss tennis player Time Bacsinszky defeated in two sets the Hungarian Timea Babos, at the end of a match dominated from the start to the end, with the final score of 6-4 6-2.

Thus has came the first victory in the tournament for Bacsinszky, after the defeat in the first match. In the second match of day, also Johanna Konta has won, overcoming in two sets the Australian Sam Stosur with the exact same score of the previous match; 6-4 6-2.

The British tennis player, who has played a very good season, will close the 2016 in the tenth place of the WTA ranking. Very good match also for Petra Kvitova. In the most anticipated challenge of the day, the Czech tennis player twice winner of Wimbledon has beaten (and dominated), the Italian Roberta Vinci in two sets (6-1 6-2), thanks mainly to three factors: her left- hand forehand, her service, and unforced errors of her opponent.

WTA ELITE TROPHY 2016 - RESULTS Group B Timea Bacsinsky (SUI) d. Timea Babos (HUN) 6-4 6-2 Group A Johanna Konta (GBR) d. Samantha Stosur (AUS) 6-4 6-2 Group C Petra Kvitova (CZH) d. Roberta Vinci (ITA) 6-2 6-1 Also Read: The five best matches of last week!

Petra Kvitova Johanna Konta Timea Bacsinszky
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