Slovenian tennis player Tamara Zidanšek lost in the first round of the WTA series tournament in Hobart with a cash fund of 241,300 euros. After three sets, the Belgian Ysaline Bonaventure, ranked 92nd in the WTA ranking, was better 6:7 (2), 6:2, 6:2.
The 25-year-old woman from Konji (88th WTA) made a breakthrough in the first set after trailing 3:5 and confidently celebrated in the extended game, but in the remaining two sets she served as many as six times and lost the second head-to-head match with the 28-year-old Belgian . This one was better almost four years ago in Rabat, Morocco.
Zidanšek will compete in the doubles quarter-finals in Hobart after defeating the Belarusian-Russian tie with Japan’s Eri Hozumi on Monday Lidija Marozava – Jana Sizikova with 7:5, 7:6.
She also performed in the qualifiers in Hobart Kaja Juvanbut unlike Zidanšek, she did not make it to the main part of the tournament.