WTA NURNBERG - Bertens, Putintseva, Siegemund, Riske advance

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WTA NURNBERG - Bertens, Putintseva, Siegemund, Riske advance

Alison Riske already advanced into the quarter-finals. The American player beat Kirsten Flipkens 6-2 6-2 in an hour and 10 minutes. Riske saved the only break point faced and broke Flipkens eight times. On Thursday she will face Annika Beck or Kiki Bertens.

The Dutch player, who reached Roland Garros semifinals last year, defeated Katherina Gerlach 6-2 6-1 in an hour and 21 mins. Bertens was broken only once and broke her wild card opponent six times. Sorana Cirstea defeated Varvara Lepchenko in three sets and will face in the quarter-finals Yanina Wickmayer or Yulia Putintseva.

The player from Kazakhstan defeated Julia Glushko 6-4 5-7 6-0. Laura Siegemund lost only one game against Katharina Hobgarski, while Yaroslava Shvedova got past Anna Zaja 3-6 7-5 6-1. Finally, good win also for Carina Witthoeft who beat Johanna Larsson 6-1 6-0. Women's Singles matches on Tuesday:


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