Smooth defeat in Bucharest

Smooth defeat in Bucharest

15/07/2015 – The 2nd seed Roberta Vinci won in two easy sets against Timi in the opening round of the 250 000 USD WTA tournament in Bucharest.

The match lasted 59 minutes.


Roberta Vinci (Italian, 2.)-Tímea Babos (Hungarian) 6:2, 6:1


Unfortunately, the 22-year old Hungarian player was able to surprise her opponent only at the beginning of the match. Timi took advantage of a second chance and immediately broke Vinci, but after that the Italian equalized.


The Hungarian youngster had another three break points, but without success. Then she equalized to 2:2, but after that Vinci controlled the match. The former doubles World No 1 won her opponent’s service game twice and easily won the opening set.


The second set was much more smoother…Vinci jumped to a 5:0 lead – she saved three break points in the first and third game – she was much more accurate. Timi made a lot is mistakes, she was tired mentally. She won her service game at 5:0, but after that Vinci hold her service game to 0.