WTA Rabat: Julia Grabher fights her way into the round of 16
Austria's top tennis lady Julia Grabher is in the round of 16 of the clay court event in Rabat after a three-set win over Belgian Ysaline Bonaventure .
by Stefan Bergmann
last edit: May 23, 2023, 09:41 pm
Julia Grabher is in the round of 16 at the WTA Tour 250 tournament in Rabat, Morocco: In the first round of the clay court event, the woman from Vorarlberg defeated the Belgian Ysaline Bonaventure after 2:24 hours of work 6: 7 (3), 6: 4, 6:2 Turkey's Cagla Buyukakcay is waiting in the round of the last 16, beating the Czech Linda Fruhvirtova, who was seeded on seven, 7:5, 6:4.
Grabher made better use of the opportunities presented to her than her 28-year-old opponent. After losing the first set, the Dornbirner drastically improved her qualities on the return. The duel against Buyukakcay is a special one, as the lady from Adana has not been in a second round of a WTA Tour event for six years.
Here the single tableau from Rabat.