$25,000 Zawada (POL)
1R: (6)Kristina Barrois (GER) d. Gioia Barbieri (ITA) 64 61
$25,000 Bucha (UKR)
1R: (Q)Marianna Zakarlyuk (UKR) d. (5)Gioia Barbieri (ITA) 76(4) 62
Well, safe to say that Gioia cooled off at the tail end of the season. I thought carpet would have suited her aggressive style, but she hadn't played on this surface for a long time. Hopefully she stays healthy and continues to progress next year.