Pliskova ends Hsieh’s singles hopes

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Taipei Times
Date: Jul 06, 2019

Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan was defeated by Karolina Pliskova yesterday, as the Czech third seed reached

Taiwan’s Hsieh Su-wei returns to Karolina Pliskova during their third-round match at Wimbledon in London yesterday.
Photo: EPA-EFE

the Wimbledon fourth round for the second successive year with a 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 win.

Pliskova is to face either Anett Kontaveit, the 20th seed from Estonia, or fellow Czech Karolina Muchova for a place in the quarter-finals.

Pliskova fired 14 aces and 42 winners in her Court One victory, while Hsieh took 40 percent of break points and 33 winners in the loss.

Hsieh went into the match on a mini hot streak of her own.    [FULL  STORY]

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