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  • 30May

    The leading names in the opening round of the Women’s Singles event
    at the Stag Belarus Open in Minsk, all enjoyed success early in the
    evening of Friday 29th May 2009.

    Top seed Austria’s Liu Jia
    overcame the host nation’s Yana Drykina in straight games (11-3, 11-4,
    11-5, 11-5) whilst the latter’s compatriot, Viktoria Pavlovich, seeded
    no.2, enjoyed an equally trouble free path. She accounted for Germany’s
    Rosalia Stähr in equally impressive style; the Belarus defender won
    11-4, 11-6, 11-6, 11-7.

    Similar
    Similarly
    Korea’s Dang Ye Seo, seeded no.3 and Germany’s Zhenqi Barthel, seeded
    no.4, progressed in similar vein to the top two seeds.

    Dang Ye
    Seo defeated Tatiana Churabaeva of Belarus (11-1, 11-2, 11-5, 11-2),
    whilst Zhenqi Barthel ended the hopes of Russia’s Maria Bykova in
    efficient fashion. She won 14-12, 11-9, 11-3, 11-7.

    Likewise
    In
    likewise manner, there were victories for the second seeds twin sister,
    Veronika Pavlovich, Germany’s Kristin Silbereisen and Li Xue of France.

    Veronika
    Pavlovich, seeded no.5, accounted for Poland’s Katarzyna Grzybowska in
    straight games (11-8, 11-5, 11-2, 11-9) whilst Kristin Silbereisen,
    seeded no.8, accounted for Russia’s Irene Ermakova in equally
    impressive fashion.

    She won 11-6, 11-9, 11-4, 11-9.

    Absentee
    The
    only one of the top eight seeds not to gain a place in the second round
    was the absent Yan Xiaoshan of Poland, the no.6 seed; the beneficiary
    from the absence was her colleague, Kinga Stefanska. She defeated
    Natallia Zhyshkevich of Belarus in five games.

    Stefanska won 10-12, 11-5, 11-4, 11-4, 11-5.

    Surprise
    Success
    as expected but there was one surprise result; Russia’s margarita
    fetukhina defeated Linda Creemers of the Netherlands, the no.16 seed,
    in five games.

    The Russian won 11-4, 12-10, 7-11, 11-5, 12-10.

    Source: www.ittf.com

    Posted by ttfan @ 10:02 pm

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