8th of April - The Final
Jule lost in Charleston in her second match on Sunday against Kiki Bertens 2-6, 1-6 and couldn’t win unfortunately her second WTA-title in 2018.
With a bye in the first round and four successful matches in a row Jule is back to WTA No. 11 on Monday.
8th of April
Final in Charleston today
Jule is in her second final 2018 after winning her semifinal match at the WTA Charleston today. With a 7-6 (5) 6-3 a straight set victory against Anastasija Sevastova she will face now Kiki Bertens in the final.
The final is scheduled directly after the doubles final today.
8th of April - Rain delay in Charleston
Jule and Anastasija Sevastova had a 4-4 in the first set in the semifinal when the rains came yesterday. They will finish their match now 2nd match not before 10:30 today.
The final players will not start before 3pm local time.
7th of April
Jules semifinal agaist Anastasija Sevastova is scheduled not before 1 pm local time today.
6th of April - In the semifinal
Powerful Jule advanced to the semifinal at the WTA Charleston.
She defeats last year champion Daria Kasatkina 6-4, 6-3 after only 77 minutes in a very good match. Jule served nine aces and was very happy about her strong performance on court today.
In the semifinal she will face now Kristyna Pliskova or Anastasija Sevastova.
5th of April
In the quarterfinal at the WTA Charleston.
Jule defeated Indian Wells winner Naomi Osaka in straight sets 7-6 (4), 6-3. She was 3-5 down in the first set but comes back with her excellent service and varied strokes. Jule played better and better in her second match on clay this year and could win after 90 minutes matchtime.
Jule will face now Daria Kasatkina (RUS) for a spot under the last four players.
4th of April - 1st victory on clay 2018
Jule needed three sets for a 2-6, 6-4, 7-6(1) win over 2-6, 6-4, 7-6(1) Kristie Ahn from the USA. It was a hard fight for Jule in her first match on clay this year but she finished the match finally with a perfect tiebreak after 02:15 hours.
In the round of the last 16 players she will face now Naomi Osaka from Japan.
Matchtime today - WTA Charleston
Jule will face Kristie Ahn (USA) in the Volvo Car Stadium at 10:00 am today.
1st of April
Julia will play next in South Carolina at the WTA Charleston. It´s her first tournament on clay in 2018 and the last of the US-Series. The past days Jule had some good training events in Miami on Clay, now she can´t wait to compete in Charleston.
Jule is 5th seeded and has a bye in the first round. In the second round she will face Kristie Ahn (USA) or Samantha Stosur (AUS).
Clay season in Europa
After Charleston it´s time to go to the Fed Cup-Semifinal in Stuttgart and a lot of tournaments up to the French Open.
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