Ok, update time. After falling to Cadantu in Katowice ( who went on to SF of the MD) YB lost her 86 points from her WTA QF in Barcelona last year.
She has another 34 points to defend this week as she was r/u in a 25 K in Italy last year.
She is doing V well this week in a 50 K in Istanbul.
She beat Sadivic (SUI ) 63 63 R1, and this afternoon she beat the nmbr 6 seed Panova (RUS) 67(2) 61 64 to reach the QF. She plays Dushevina (RUS) tomorrow. Good luck Yuliya!
Wiesbaden next tournament and no points to defend! Onwards and back upwards YB