Category Archives: Gstaad

Kiki Bertens vs Anett Kontaveit, Gstaad Final Preview

Ladies Championship, Gstaad, πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­πŸ”οΈπŸ† Final Preview
(2) πŸ‡³πŸ‡± Kiki Bertens vs (3) πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡ͺ Anett Kontaveit

Sunday’s final at the Ladies Championship, Gstaad presented by IXION Services promises to be a thriller when 2016 runner-up Kiki Bertens takes on a red-hot Anett Kontaveit. Kiki Bertens has been one of the most consistent performers on a clay court on the WTA tour over the last few years, Bertens has amassed a 47/11 win/loss record on the surface since the start of last year and will be eager to go one step better in Gstaad and win the title on Sunday. In her way is Anett Kontaveit, the Estonian is in the form of her career as she enters Sunday’s final having won 17 of her last 20 matches. Both players have some impressive numbers by their name heading into what should be an extremely close final in Gstaad, it looks very difficult to separate the pair heading into this match.

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Kiki Bertens vs Sara Sorribes Tormo, Gstaad SF Preview

Ladies Championship, Gstaad, πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­πŸ”οΈ Semi-Final Preview
SF #2: (2) πŸ‡³πŸ‡± Kiki Bertens vs πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ Sara Sorribes Tormo

Kiki Bertens will be aiming to reach back-to-back finals in Gstaad when she comes up against Sara Sorribes Tormo in the first semi-final of the day on Saturday. Bertens has an extremely impressive 46-11 win/loss record on clay over the last two seasons and looms as the favourite to win the title in Gstaad entering the semi-final stage of the event. Sara Sorribes Tormo will be out to cause the upset of the tournament, the Spaniard will be aiming to reach her first tour level final and will need to produce the biggest win of her career if she is to reach Sunday’s final.

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Anett Kontaveit vs Tereza Martincova, Gstaad SF Preview

Ladies Championship, Gstaad, πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­πŸ”οΈ Semi-Final Preview
SF #1: (3) πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡ͺ Anett Kontaveit vs πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ Tereza Martincova
Anett Kontaveit has continued her winning ways in Gstaad. Kontaveit is in the best form of her career having won 16 of her last 19 matches. Kontaveit won her first title in s-Hertogenbosch last month and will now have career title number 2 in her sight. Kontaveit will be a strong favourite heading into her semi-final clash against young Czech Tereza Martincova on Saturday. Martincova will be aiming to reach her first WTA tour level final.

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Tereza Martincova vs Antonia Lottner, Gstaad QF Preview

Ladies Championship, Gstaad, πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­πŸ”οΈ Quarter-final Preview
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ Tereza Martincova vs (Q) πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺΒ Antonia Lottner
Tereza Martincova and Antonia Lottner will do battle for a rare appearance at the semi-final stage of a WTA tour level event. Martincova has reached the semi-finals at a WTA tour level event on 1 previous occasion (last year in Quebec City), whilst Antonia Lottner will be aiming to reach the semi-final stage at this level for the very first time in her career. With so much on the line, it will be interesting to see which of these two relatively inexperienced players will step up and make the most of this big opportunity.

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Kiki Bertens vs Johanna Larsson, Gstaad QF Preview

Ladies Championship, Gstaad, πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­πŸ”οΈ Quarter-final Preview
(2) πŸ‡³πŸ‡± Kiki Bertens vs (5) πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ Johanna Larsson
The pick of the quarter-final clashes on Friday in Gstaad sees 2016 runner-up Kiki Bertens come up against an in-form Johanna Larsson. Bertens and Larsson both play their best tennis on clay and each enter this match with good momentum on their side.

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