Tennis players Schneider and Tikhonova made it to the semi-finals of the Australian Open qualification
MOSCOW, 10 Jan – Russians Diana Schneider and Anastasia Tikhonova reached the semi-finals of the Australian Open qualifying tournament (Australian Open).
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January 10, 2023 • start at 10:15
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Tikhonova defeated the Dutch Susan Lamens with a score of 6:2, 6:2 in 1 hour and 6 minutes. Schneider (8th seed) turned out to be stronger than Swiss Joanne Zuger – 7:5, 6:0 in 1 hour 7 minutes.
In the semi-finals, Tikhonova will play against Han Na-rae from South Korea. Schneider will meet with American Robin Montgomery.
Earlier, the Russians Oksana Selekhmetyeva, Elina Avanesyan, Erika Andreeva and Polina Kudermetova made it to the semi-finals of the qualification. Ekaterina Makarova, Irina Khromacheva, Anastasia Zakharova, Daria Astakhova and Anastasia Gasanova failed to overcome the first round.
The Australian Open main draw will take place January 16-29.