Ysaline Bonaventure (WTA 138) has qualified for the quarterfinals of the WTA 250 tournament in the Estonian capital Tallinn on Thursday (hardcourt/251,750 dollars). The 28-year-old Liège, who worked his way through the qualifications to the main draw, won in her second round after an hour and a half of tennis in two sets (7-6 (10/8) and 6-3) against the Swiss Jil Teichmann (WTA 36). ), the ninth seed.
Bonaventure had already surprised in the first round on Tuesday by eliminating the American Shelby Rogers (WTA 35). In the last eight she will meet the winner of the game between Czech Tereza Martincova (WTA 75) and Estonian top seed Anett Kontaveit (WTA 4). Their duel is scheduled for later in the day.
In the doubles tournament Kirsten Flipkens in Tallinn forms a duo with the Swiss Belinda Bencic. They will meet Ukrainian sisters Lyudmyla and Nadiia Kichenok in the quarterfinals later in the day, together in the third seed.