WTA LINZ - QUALIFICATIONS -
THE FUTURE OF TENNIS IS ITALIAN CHALLENGE IN AUSTRIA
Will be staged this afternoon on the indoor hard courts of the WTA tournament LINZ , the derby between the two future tennis champions blue , Camila Giorgi and Nastassja Burnett , challengers in the second round of the qualifying draw of the tournament in Austria.
The two blue , yesterday , have successfully passed the first round of qualifying , Camila Giorgi , born in 1991, n ° 81 of the WTA rankings , defeated in straight sets with a score of 6-2,6-2 in 1 hour 12 minutes of play the Czech player Sandra Zahlavova n ° 223 wta while Nastassja Burnett , born 1992 No. 152 in the world, defeated in straight sets with a score of 7-5,6-3 in 1 hour and 35 minutes game , the No. 132 in the world, Lucie Hradecka .
The two young Italian women , they have never met in a tournament of the WTA circuit , but there is a precedent at the ITF , went down on the red clay of the French Saint Malo , finished with the success of Nastassja Burnett in two sets 6-2 0.6 to 3 .
The derby today , scheduled for 16.30 , unfortunately it will not be covered by any broadcaster Italian , but can be followed live streaming.