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Open d’Angers: Parks advances to quarter-finals
Alycia Parks defeated Jaqueline Cristian 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday evening. She’ll play Czech Marketa Vondrousova in the next round
American Alycia Parks reached the quarter-finals of the Open d’Angers by winning against Romanian Jaqueline Cristian 6-4, 6-4 at Arena Loire in Trélazé on Thursday evening.
Parks, ranked No 100, will face Czech Marketa Vondrousova next.
The 21-year-old American defeated Chinese Shuai Zhang, the top seed (6-2, 6-3) in the previous round.
In the previous round, Cristian, ranked No 151, won against American lucky loser Hina Inoue (6-4, 7-6 (5)).
Trélazé WTA 125, other second-round results (Arena Loire, EUR 92.742, most recent results first):
- Clara Burel vs. Varvara Gracheva
- Sofia Kenin vs. Anhelina Kalinina
- Clara Tauson beat Anna Blinkova (6): 7-5, 6-3
- Anna-Lena Friedsam beat Magali Kempen (Q): 6-1, 7-6 (8)
- Emeline Dartron (Q) beat Tamara Korpatsch (5): 6-4, 6-4
- Marketa Vondrousova beat Viktoriya Tomova (7): 6-2, 6-2
- Jessika Ponchet (WC) beat Greet Minnen (Q): 7-5, 6-2