Week of 12th September:
WTA Tashkent:
QR1:
(1)Madalina Gojnea def. (WC)Liliya Izmaylova (UZB) 6-0 6-0
QR2:
(1)Madalina Gojnea def. (WC)Polina Rodionova (RUS) 7-5 6-1
QR3: Jana Cepelova (SVK) def.
(1)Madalina Gojnea 3-6 6-3 6-3
R1:
Sorana Cîrstea def. (2)Bojana Jovanovski 6-3 6-1 (SRB)
R2:
Sorana Cîrstea def. (Q)Aleksandra Krunic (SRB) 6-3 6-4
QF: (6)Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) def.
Sorana Cîrstea 7-6(5) 6-4
$100,000 Sofia:
QR1:
(1/WC)Ioana-Raluca Olaru def. Raluca Elena Platon 7-6(5) 6-2
QR1: Marianna Zakarlyuk (UKR) def.
Ana Mihaela Vladutu 6-2 6-2
QR1:
Sabina Lupu def. Kamelia Dimitrova (BUL) 6-4 6-2
QR1:
(8)Cristina-Andreea Mitu def. Dalia Zafirova (BUL) 4-0 Ret.
QR1:
Camelia-Elena Hristea def. (4)Jennifer Elie (USA) 7-5 4-6 6-2
QR1:
Ionela-Andreea Iova def. Nikol Hristova (BUL) 7-6(7) 6-4
QR2:
(1/WC)Ioana-Raluca Olaru def. Marianna Zakarlyuk (UKR) 6-3 6-0
QR2: (6)Yuliya Lysa (UKR) def.
Sabina Lupu 7-5 6-7(2) 6-3
QR2:
(8)Cristina-Andreea Mitu def. Darija Jurak (CRO) 7-6(6) 6-2
QR2: Vaszilisza Bulgakova (HUN) def.
Camelia-Elena Hristea 6-2 7-6(2)
QR2: (7)Denisa Allertova (CZE) def.
Ionela-Andreea Iova 6-2 6-1
FQR:
(1/WC)Ioana-Raluca Olaru def. (5)Sandra Soler-Sola (ESP) 6-2 1-6 6-3
FQR:
(8)Cristina-Andreea Mitu def. (3)Elizaveta Ianchuk (UKR) 6-0 6-0
R1:
(7)Alexandra Cadantu def. Estrella Cabeza-Candela (ESP) 6-4 6-4
R1:
(Q)Ioana-Raluca Olaru def. Sesil Karatantcheva (KAZ) 7-5 3-6 7-5
R1:
(Q)Cristina-Andreea Mitu def. (8)Nina Bratchikova (RUS) 6-3 6-1
R2:
(7)Alexandra Cadantu def. Sharon Fichman (CAN) 6-3 7-5
R2: (4)Alize Cornet (FRA) def.
(Q)Ioana-Raluca Olaru 6-2 2-6 6-2
R2:
(Q)Cristina-Andreea Mitu def. Cagla Buyukakcay (TUR) 6-0 6-3
QF:
(7)Alexandra Cadantu def. Mariana Duque-Marino (COL) 6-4 7-5
QF: (2)Mathilde Johansson (FRA) def.
(Q)Cristina-Andreea Mitu 6-3 6-2
SF: (6)Silvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) def.
(7)Alexandra Cadantu 4-6 6-4 6-2
$50,000 Mestre:
R1: Claire Feuerstein (FRA) def.
Liana-Gabriela Ungur 7-5 6-1
$50,000+H Zagreb:
R1:
(8)Mihaela Buzarnescu def. (WC)Silvia Njiric (CRO) 6-3 6-1
R2:
(8)Mihaela Buzarnescu def. Severine Beltrame (FRA) 6-4 5-7 6-2
QF:
(8)Mihaela Buzarnescu def. (4)Corinna Dentoni (ITA) 6-0 6-1
SF: (2)Anastasia Pivovarova (RUS) def.
(8)Mihaela Buzarnescu 7-6(5) 0-6 6-4
$25,000 Rotterdam:
R1: (Q)Ilona Kremen (BLR) def.
Diana Enache 6-4 6-3
R1:
Cristina Dinu def. (5)Vivian Segnini (BRA) 6-4 6-1
R2:
Cristina Dinu def. (Q)Ilona Kremen (BLR) 1-6 6-3 6-2
QF: (4)Lina Stanciute (LTU) def.
Cristina Dinu 6-4 6-1
$25,000 Mont-De-Marsan:
R1: Bianca Botto (PER) def.
(8)Laura-Ioana Andrei 6-2 6-1
$10,000 Porto-Rafti:
R1:
Claudia-Gianina Dumitrescu def. (WC)Angeliki Kairi (GRE) 6-4 6-4
R2: (5)Ofri Lankri (ISR) def.
Claudia-Gianina Dumitrescu 1-6 7-5 6-0
$10,000 Antalya-Belconti:
R1:
(6)Ana Bogdan def. Lucia Butkovska (SVK) 6-4 6-3
R1:
(2)Diana Stomlega def. Ekatarina Klyueva (KAZ) 6-3 3-6 7-5
R2:
(6)Ana Bogdan def. Beatrice Cedermark (SWE) 6-0 6-4
R2: Nikola Frankova (CZE) def.
(2)Diana Stomlega 6-4 6-4
QF:
(6)Ana Bogdan def. (4)Natela Dzalamidze (RUS) 6-4 6-3
SF: Nikola Frankova (CZE) def.
(6)Ana Bogdan 6-4 6-4
Romanian Player of the Week:
Alexandra cadantu(122) reaching the semifinal of the 100k tournament in Sofia, continuing her good form!
Romanian Upset of the Week:
Sorana Cîrstea(92) beating the #2 seed Bojana Jovanovski(56) by only losing 4 games!
Honourable mention to Cristina Dinu(313) defeating the #5 seed Vivian Segnini(288) in the first round of Rotterdam, by only giving away 5 games!
But the award definitely goes to qualifier Crsitina-Andreea Mitu(326) for winning her first round match in Sofia against #8 seed Nina Bratchikova(136) only losing 4 games!!
Romanian Fail of the Week:
Diana Enache(360) losing in straight sets to the qualifier Ilona Kremen(516) in the first round of Rotterdam.
Romanian Fighter of the Week:
Ioana-Raluca Olaru(242) defeating Sesil Karatantcheva(217) in the first round of Sofia after saving 3 Match Points in the third set!