Jule Niemeier made it to the quarter-finals of the Lausanne tournament, largely dominating the qualified Eva Lys (6-4, 6-2) Thursday in the middle of the day, at the Stade-Lausanne Tennis Club.
Niemeier, 109th in the world at the WTA, will face Russian Anastasia Potapova in the quarter-finals of the Lausanne Open.
Before his victory against Lys, ranked 217th in the WTA, on Thursday, Jule Niemeier had won against Switzerland’s Ylena In-Albon (7-5, 6-7 6-3).
Eva Lys had won against the Russian Varvara Gracheva, seeded n°8 (7-5, 6-4).
The other posters of the second round in Lausanne (WTA 250, Tennis Club du Stade-Lausanne, clay, 251,750 USD, the results are displayed from the most recent to the oldest):
- Susan Bandecchi – Belinda Bencic: program Thursday
- Caroline Garcia – Leolia Jeanjean: Thursday program
- Olga Danilovic (Q) – Anna Kalinskaya: 6-3, 3-6, 7-5
- Sara Sorribes Tormo (N.4) – Clara Burel: 6-4, 6-2
- Petra Martic – Erika Andreeva (Q): 6-4, 6-2
- Simona Waltert (WC) – Cristina Bucsa (Q): 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
- Anastasia Potapova – Irina-Camelia Begu (N.3): 6-4, 6-2