Russian tennis player Vera Zvonareva failed to make it to the quarterfinals of the WTA-500 tournament in Abu Dhabi (UAE) paired with Timey Babos from Hungary.
The tennis players’ rivals in the first round of the competition in the capital of the United Arab Emirates were Marie Bouzkova from the Czech Republic and Sara Sorribes-Tormo from Spain. The match, which lasted 1 hour and 55 minutes, ended with the victory of Bouzkova and Sorribes-Tormo with a score of 6:7 (7:9), 6:1, 10:7.
In the quarterfinals, the Czech-Spanish duo, seeded fourth, will meet the winner of the confrontation between Miyu Kato (Japan) and Aldila Sutjiadi (Indonesia) with Americans Sofia Kenin and Bethanie Mattek-Sands. Their match is scheduled for February 7, the approximate start of the game is 10:30 Moscow time.