Re: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova Cheering Thread
Tournament of Champions main favorite in Sofia , Simona Halep began Tuesday night with a win , 6-3 , 6-3, before Anastasia Pavliucenkova .
The match started much sooner than we would have thought , after beforehand Maria Kirilenko match abandoned after only 27 minutes of play. " Maybe that's why I was a little nervous at first because I had to make heating more quickly, but then I tried not to think about it," Simon said after the game.
This is the fourth time in his career when a Pavliucenkova defeat and third in the last two months. " I keep thinking about it and looking for a solution that I can not explain " Russian testified Tuesday . " In Tokyo I had 6-3 and 3-0 , playing well , and she came back and won the game. Believe that simply are in a period in which confidence , almost everything he stands and that wins so many matches " .
Halep confirm this idea : " Yes , playing aggressive , trying to get the ball quickly to hit the ball hard, but controlled ." He was still a small remark made about his work: "I served well in the important moments and that meant a lot , but if I came harder in my hand ."
Simona and Anastasia , both aged 22, is known during junior . " We met and then twice" . "Who knocked ? " . "I " concluded smiling Romance.
Surface , a bit heavy
Located a few days in Sofia , Simona tested playing area at all times and in all phases . At first, it seemed a rough , but then asperities were also worn . " It's still pretty tough . Tue tired little back. Plus the ball bounces stronger than elsewhere, Moscow , for example , and a little weird." Just to eliminate the effects of fatigue in the back after the game , Halep made Tuesday night a special massage .