Sa­farova in zone

The Weekend Post - - Sport -

TOP seed Lu­cie Sa­farova of Czech Repub­lic booked her quar­ter-fi­nal berth at the WTA tour­na­ment in Que­bec City yes­ter­day with a 6-4, 6-3 vic­tory over Sofia Kenin. Sa­farova fired 10 aces as she pow­ered past the 18-year-old Amer­i­can, who is ranked 112th in the world. In the quar­ter-fi­nals, Sa­farova will face 32-year-old fel­low Czech Lu­cie Hradecka, who ousted 17-year-old Cana­dian Bianca An­dreescu 2-6, 6-2, 7-5. An­dreescu served for the match at 5-3 in the fi­nal set, but Hradecka surged to win the fi­nal four games to seize the vic­tory.

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