Strasbourg Open: Pliskova books spot in quarter-finals
Karolina Pliskova won against Bernarda Pera 6-3, 1-6, 6-1 on Wednesday. She’ll play Belgian Maryna Zanevska in the next round
Czech Karolina Pliskova, the top seed, beat American Bernarda Pera 6-3, 1-6, 6-1 to advance to the last eight of the Strasbourg Open at the Tennis Club de Strasbourg on Wednesday.
Pliskova, ranked No 8, will play Belgian Maryna Zanevska in the quarter-finals.
The Czech won against Ukrainian Marta Kostyuk (6-4, 6-2) in the previous round.
In the previous round, Pera, ranked No 122, won against Romanian Elena-Gabriela Ruse (7-5, 6-4).
Strasbourg WTA 250: Other second-round results (Tennis Club de Strasbourg, clay, EUR 203.024, most recent results first):
- Oceane Dodin beat Ekaterina Makarova 6-2, 6-1
- Kaja Juvan beat Nefisa Berberovic (LL): 6-2, 6-3
- Maryna Zanevska beat Harmony Tan: 4-6, 7-5, 6-1
- Magda Linette (8) beat Heather Watson: 6-1, 6-1