WTA HOBART - Mertens upset Bertens! Niculescu beat Osaki



by LUIGI GATTO

WTA HOBART - Mertens upset Bertens! Niculescu beat Osaki

The first seeded player Kiki Bertens is out of the WTA Hobart. The Dutch player lost to the qualifier Elisa Mertens 6/2 7/5 after an hour and 19 minutes. In the semifinals Mertens will play against another qualifier, Jana Fett, who beat Veronica Cepede Royg 6/1 6/4.

The highest seed in the draw remains Monica Niculescu, who defeated Risa Ozaki 6/4 6/4 and will face Lesia Tsurenko, who cameback Shelby Rogers by 4/6 6/4 6/3. WTA Hobart, quarter-finals matches results:
Elisa Mertens (GER) d.

[1] Kiki Bertens (NED) 6/2 7/5
Jana Fett (CRO) d. Veronica Cepede Royg (PAR) 6/1 6/4
Monica Niculescu (ROU) d. Risa Ozaki 6/4 6/4
Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) d. Shelby Rogers 4/6 6/4 6/3 ALSO READ: Hopman Cup Tournament Director: 'I'd love to have Roger Federer back'

WTA Hobart Jana Fett Lesia Tsurenko