24/11/2021 – Timi reach the QF in Italy.
|RAIFFEISEN ITF DAMEN 2021 VAL GARDENA – SUDTIROL (25 000 USD, INDOOR CARPET), SINGLES, ROUND 2|
|Tímea Babos (Hungarian, 3)-Diāna Marcinkēviča (Latvian) 6:4, 6:4|
The match lasted 1 hour and 41 minutes.
At the beginning of the 44-minute opening set, the Hungarian player won her opponent’s serve to 30, then saved her own game at 3:2 from 15-40. In the 8th game Marcinkēviča lost one rally as a receiver, but the answer came immediately.
Timi broke to 30, then won her serve after 30-40.
Timi broke her opponent to 0 in the first game of the second set. Marcinkēviča came back to 3:3, breaking to 30. But she could not be happy for long time.
Timi led 40-0 as a receiver, and won two rallies after 40-40. At the 5:4, the Hungarian player won her serve to 30, finishing the match, also.
Timi’s next opponent will be the 5th seeded Susan Bandecchi.
The Swiss player (born: 1 July, 1998) is 195th at the World Rankings, with a career best position of 194th (16 November, 2021). So far, she has won 3 ITFs in Singles.
Few weeks ago, in the semifinal of the 25 000 USD ITF tournament in Hamburg Timi wpn 6:4, 7:5 against Bandecchi.