There were two former Junior Wimbledon Champions in action today in the ladies’ singles and both showed good form to progress to the second round of Ladies’ Qualifying. Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium, last year’s junior girls' champion at Wimbledon, beat Nathalie Vierin of Italy (ranked 138 places above her at 178), 6-0, 6-4. Meanwhile, the 2001 girls’ singles champion, Angelique Widjaja of Indonesia progressed with a more comfortable 6-2, 6-1 win over Alena Vaskova of the Czech Republic.
Qualifying Day Three
Angelique Widjaja of Indonesia, who won her title in 2001, reached the Qualifying Round comfortably with a 6-4, 6-1 win over the Ukranian Alyona Bondarenko. Seeded 21, and already with two WTA Tour titles to her name, the 19 year-old from Bandung looks on course to fulfilling the promise she showed on the junior circuit.