Yana is playing in $50,000 Pozoblanco (ESP) this week.She won her qualy matchs and first round match.
Q1: (1)Yana Buchina (RUS) v BYE
Q2: (1)Yana Buchina (RUS) d. Nikola Frankova (CZE) 67(4) 64 61
Q3: (1)Yana Buchina (RUS) d. Tori Kinard (USA) 63 62
R1: (Q)Yana Buchina (RUS) d. Arabela Fernandez-Rabener (ESP) 62 63
Next round will be harder,she faces one od the seeds, (8)Estrella Cabeza-Candela (ESP).
After an ankle injury in November, Yana has played since last month a couple of qualies in US, she failed to reach the MD on all occasions, however she got into MD of Midland 100K as a LL. In first round she lost 2 and 0 against Dolonts. But she is back and probably will go back now to Russia to play Moscow tourney in 2 weeks. Good she is back though after injury . 2 Days ago she turned 20, so happy birthday !
Savinykh - Kirilenko - Sharapova - Buchina - Kleybanova - Panova - Solovieva
Good luck to all russian and dutch players
Get well soon Diatchenko - Kulikova