Like Petkovic: Maria fails at the opening hurdle
After Andrea Petkovic, the next German must cancel the sails in Seoul.Tatjana Maria is also eliminated in the first round of the WTA tournament.
The six seeded Tatjana Maria has already failed in her first round at the WTA tournament in Seoul.
The 30-year-old was defeated by the American Kristie Ahn 5:7,5:7 and played a clear lead in both sets.
This means that no German player will be represented at the $250,000 tournament in South Korea’s capital.
Already on Tuesday Andrea Petkovic had failed in her opening match with 2:6,5:7 against Czech Denisa Allertova.For the former top ten player, it was her tenth first-round defeat in the 19th century.Seasonal tournament.
Ahn, number 124 in the WTA ranking, turned her first match point after 1:44 hours.
Maria reached the semi-finals last week in Quebec/Canada.As world rankings-54.it’s been quoted more than ever since.