The Spanish tennis player Sara sorribes has been eliminated from the Abu Dhabi tournament, of the WTA 500 category and which is played on fast surface, after falling on Monday in the quarterfinals against the Ukrainian Marta Kostiuk (0-6, 6-1, 6-4).
Sorribes said goodbye to the tournament although star in a brilliant start in front of Kostiuk, to which he endorsed a ‘donut’ in the first set that made him dream of the semifinals. However, after winning six games in the first round, he was only able to add five in the other two and ran out of options.
The young Kostiuk, 18 years old and number 99 in the world ranking, made the comeback after dominating the second set and taking the third, the only one really even in the game. With 4-4 in this decisive set, the Ukrainian broke the serve of the Spanish and in the next game he sealed his pass to the semifinals after one hour and 57 minutes of play.
Muguruza also says goodbye
Also this Monday, Garbiñe Muguruza said goodbye to the tournament by falling in the doubles quarterfinals, along with the American Jennifer Brady, against the German Laura siegemund and the Russian Vera Zvonareva by 7-6 (7), 1-6 and 8-10 in 1 hour and 51 minutes of the game.
Arruabarrena, KO in the Australian Open preview
He also had no luck Lara Arruabarrena, who was eliminated in the previous phase of the Australian Tennis Open, losing against the Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-4, 6-3 in 1 hour and twenty minutes of play.
Georgina Garcia Perez She will be the only Spanish present in the second round of the qualifying round in which she will face the Italian Sara Errani.