USEUROPEAFRICAASIA 中文双语Français
Home / Destination

Zealous Zhu sends Petra packing in Tianjin

China Daily | Updated: 2017-10-13 08:04

China's Zhu Lin staved off a spirited mid-match comeback to upset Petra Kvitova for her first top-20 victory in the opening round of the Tianjin Open on Wednesday.

The unseeded 23-year-old from Wuxi, Jiangsu province, beat the two-time Wimbledon champion 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, then followed up by beating Hsieh Su-wei of Chinese Taipei 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday.

Kvitova was the first to blink in her first meeting with Zhu, handing her rival the chance to break at 4-4.

Zealous Zhu sends Petra packing in Tianjin

Today's Top News

Editor's picks

Most Viewed

BACK TO THE TOP
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
FOLLOW US