Swiss opponent in Quebec

Swiss opponent in Quebec

06/09/2014 – The main draw was made for singles in Quebec City for the 250 000 USD WTA tournament: Timi’s opponent will be Romina Oprandi from Switzerland.

In doubles the Hungarian player and Kristina Mladenovic meet the Canadian duo of Francoise Abanda and Carol Zhao.


Timi is ranked 114th in singles, while Oprandi is 157th.


The 28-year-old Swiss palyer was born in Bern, but represented Italy from 2005 till 2012. Her career best was 32 (07.10.2013). Throughout her career she has won 22 ITF competition in this genre. This year she was a finalist in the WTA tournament in Marrakech, in the final shelost against Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor (6:3, 3:6, 6:3).


The experienced Swiss player suffered a shoulder injury last season, she was not play for eight months.


This year Oprandi this year celebrated a greater or lesser successes before and after Morocco. She was quarterfinalist in Medellin (50 000 USD), Bogota (250 000 USD) and Lexington (50 000 USD). She won against Bojana Jovanovski (Miami – 1st round, 6:2, 6:4), Julia Glushko (Osprey – 2nd round, 6:2, 1:6, 6:4), Yvonne Meusburger (Marrakech – quarterfinal, 6 :4, 6:4) and Daniela Hantuchova (Marrakech – semifinal 7:5, 3:6, 6:3).


In 2012 in Bogota Timi won against Oprandi 7:6, 6:4 in the second round.