Kontaveit , Martic , Voegele , Kania in Main draw of Tashkent Open

27 September 2015

By Tashkent Open 2015Media Team.

Tashkent ,  September 27 :   Top seeded  Anett Kontaveit of Estonia , second seeded  Petra Martic of Croatia ,  third seeded Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland  and fourth seeded Paula Kania of Poland qualified for the main draw in contrasting styles   at the 17th edition of the Tashkent Open being played  at the Olympic Tennis School complex here.

In the final round qualifying matches top seeded Estonian   Anett Kontaveit was stretched by  Katarzyna Piter of Poland 7-6(9),4-6,6-3 winning in a 2 hour 10 minute tussle , second seeded Petra Martic of Croatia took less than a hour   to register a   6-1,6-3 win over Ukrainian Kateryna Kozlova .

Third seeded Swiss Stefanie Voegele  had to get out her best to quell the challenge of  Eighth seeded Ekaterina Bychkova of Russia winning  7-5,2-6,6-4 in a 2 hours 38 minute battle . Polish fourth seed Paula Kania did not have to step on the court to qualify as her opponent fifth seeded Ukrainian   Maryna Zanevska  gave her a walk over as she was indisposed .


Following are the Results

Final Round Qualifying

S.1  Anett Kontaveit (Est) bt S.7  Katarzyna Piter (POL) 7-6(9),4-6,6-3

S.2  Petra Martic (CRO) b  Kateryna Kozlova (Ukr) 1/6 3/6

S.3  Stefanie Voegele (SUI) b  S. 8 Ekaterina Bychkova (RUS) 7-5,2-6,6-4

 S.4 Paula Kania (POL) w/o S.5  Maryna Zanevska (UKR)