WTA New Haven
August 24th - Semifinal
After a great week of tennis at the WTA Haven it was an exciting and hard fought semifinal. At the end Jule lost against Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) in a close match 4-6, 6-7 (3) after 1:45 hours matchtime. Jule had the chances to win the 2nd set with a break and a 3-0 lead in the tiebreak. With four matches in a row in New Haven Jule made the perfect preparation for the upcoming US Open in New York.
August 23rd - In the semifinal
Jule played a very solid match against Ekaterina Makarova from Russia. and won 6-4, 6-2 to be part of the last four players in New Haven.
With 29 winners and good defensive work she beat Ekaterina for the first time in the in the third encounter.
In the semifinal Jule will face now Aryna Sabalenka (BLR).
Quarterfinal in New Haven
In the last tournament before the US Open will start Jule defeated Dayana Yastremska (UKR) 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 in the night match on Stadium. Jule fought hard against the qualifier for the three-set win after 2:22 hours matchtime.
Jule will face now Jekaterina Makarowa from Russia or Magdalena Rybarikova from Slovakia.
August 19th - A very good start
Jule defeated last year winner Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) 6-3, 6-1 in a very good match. Maybe the start was balanced, but after 3-3 Jule lost only one game in the rest of the whole match. In the round of 16 Jule will face Danielle Collins (USA) or a qualifier.
August 19th - Matchtime today
Jule will play Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) on Stadium 2nd match after 11 am today.
Jule will play now at the WTA New Haven, the last tournament before the US Open 2018 will start at 27th of August. The Connecticut Open field is well occupied.
Jule is 5th seeded and will face Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) in her first round match.