September 23rd - A good match on Center Court
Jule could win her first round match against Marketa Vondrousova (CZE) 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (4) after 2:42 hours matchtime.
The key for the victory was at 5-5 in the 3rd set. Jule was able to fend off six breakballs with “High quality tennis”
In the second round Jule will face Hsieh Su-Wei (TPE) or the qualifier Sofia Kenin (USA).
September 22nd - Matchtime tomorrow
Jules first round opponent Victoria Azarenka has withdrawn from the WTA Wuhan.
Jule is 11th seeded and will face now Marketa Vondrousova (CZE) on Center Court 2nd match after 11 am tomorrow.
Jule will play now at the Premier 5 WTA tournament in Wuhan.
In the first round she will face Victoria Azarenka. The former World’s No. 1 received a wildcard for the tournament.
The US Open 2018
August 29th - losing with setballs
Jule lost in the 2nd round of the US Open to Jekaterina Makarowa from Russia 6-7 (10), 3-6 . It was a battle in hot conditions, unfortunately Julia couldn't realize one of her three set balls.
In the tiebreak of the first set, Jule could fend off eight set balls but Jekaterina won the tiebreak 12-10 and finally the match after 97 minutes matchtime.
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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.
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