02/05/2017 – Timi and Andrea Hlaváčková lost a total of two games.
|GP DE SAR LA PRINCESSE LALLA MERYEM (250 000 USD, CLAY), DOUBLES, 1ST ROUND|
|Tímea Babos, Andrea Hlaváčková (Hungarian, Czech, 1)-Abir Elfahimi, Lilya Hadab (Moroccan) 6:0, 6:2|
The match lasted 42 minutes in Rabat.
The 18-minute first set did not bring any excitement, the Hungarian player and her new, three-time Grand Slam winner (women’s doubles: 2, mixed doubles: 1) Czech partner won easily. Timi and Andrea Hlaváčková lost 2 rallies behind their serves, and 4 rallies as receivers. They broke the local opponent to 30, to 0, and again to 30.
The second game was more tightly formed. The Moroccan pair won the first game to 0, but after that, the first seeds won 5 games in a row. They broke their rival to 15, and to 30.
The Moroccans won the next game to 15, but after that they had no chance. At 5:1, Timi and her partner finished the match to 30, after 30-30.
The Hungarian-Czech team’s next opponent will be Laura Pigossi and Nadia Podoroska.
The Brazilian player (born: 2 August, 1994) is ranked ranked 159th, her career best position was 142 (24 October 2016). Pigossi has won 24 ITF tournaments, this year she remained unbeaten twice Hammamet (Tunisia, 15 000 USD, clay, Co: Maria-Teresa Torro-Flór and Despina Papamichail).
The Argentine player (born: 10 February 1997) is ranked 160th, this is her career best position. So far, she has won 1 WTA and 4 ITF events, she triumphed this year in Bogota (Colombia, 250 000 USD, clay, Co: Beatriz Haddad Maia) and Sursprise (United States, 25 000 USD, hard court, Co: Mariana Duque-Marino ).