08/03/2021 – The 15th seeded Kontaveit served and received much more accurate in each set.
|DUBAI DUTY FREE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS (1 835 490 USD, HARC COURT), SINGLES, ROUND 1|
|Anett Kontaveit (Estonian, 15)-Tímea Babos (Hungarian) 6:2, 6:1|
The match lasted 60 minutes.
At the beginning of the 33-minute first set, Timi broke her opponent from 30-15, but then came a big turn. Kontaveit won four games in a row, breaking to 40 and 30. In the sixth game, the Hungarian player saved her serve from three break points, the result was 4:2
Then, the 15th seeded Estonian star easily won two games, losing a single rally.
Timi began the second set with a break, but after that, she couldn’t hold her service games. Kontaveit broke to 30, then twice to 15. In the last game she did not lost a rally.