06/08/2019. Timi played very well with her Estonian partner against the 8th seeded opponent.
|ROGERS CUP (2 830 000 USD, HARD COURT), DOUBLES, ROUND 1|
|Tímea Babos, Anett Kontaveit (Hungarian, Estonian)-Lucie Hradecká, Andreja Klepač (Czech, Slovenian, 8) 7:6 (7-5), 6:3|
The match lasted 1 hour and 22 minutes in Toronto.
At the start of the 50-minute first set, it was 2:2 after two quick breaks, and after 5:5 both pair lost their serve to 30. Came up an interesting tie-break! In the tie-break till 5-5, both pair lost their serves three times. Then Timi and Kontaveit won their serve and then closed the opening act as a receiver.
The second act began with four breaks…
Then the Hungarian-Estonian pair excelled. After 3:2, Timi and her partner won their opponent’s game to 0, then hold the own serve to 30. The Czech-Slovenian double came up to 5:3, and after that, Timi and Anett Kontaveit won their game to 30 and finished the match.