On November 5th, Beijing time, the 2021 Billy Jane Gold Cup final entered the fourth match day at the O2 Arena in Prague, Czech Republic. The Swiss team, which holds the women’s singles champion Belinda Bencic in the Tokyo Olympics, defeated the host Czech Republic and secured the top spot in Group D, and joined the Australian team to advance to the semifinals. The latter defeated Belarus in the focus match and moved from Group B. Among them break through.
Group B: Australia 2-1 Belarus
Just like the 2-1 victory over Belgium two days ago, Australia took a 2-0 lead in two outstanding singles matches before the start of the third doubles match. Storm Sanders upset Elise Mertens two days ago, and today she played an important role again, defeating 6-3, 6-3 in 63 minutes. For the first time, Yulia Hatuka, a 21-year-old player in the Lijian Golden Cup. Storm Sanders didn’t face any break points in the game.
Followed by Ajla Tomljanovic (Ajla Tomljanovic), she missed the game against Belgium due to injury, but today took 1 hour and 58 minutes to 4-6, 6-2. A 6-3 reversal defeated Aliaksandra Sasnovich.
The Belarusian team regained their face in the doubles match. Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Lizya Marozawa defeated Olivia Gadecki and Alan Pere 6-4, 6-4. S.
Group D: Switzerland 2-1 Czech Republic
Australia will face Switzerland in the semifinals, which defeated the host Czech Republic 2-1 in the final match of the group stage on Thursday night local time. The Czech team has dominated the Billie Jean Gold Cup in recent years, and they have won six championships in the past ten years. But at home, the Czechs were unable to maintain their dominant position, because the singles gold medal and doubles silver medalist Belinda Bencic from Switzerland in the Tokyo Olympics won the singles and doubles matches, and one person contributed 2 points.
The Czech team started well in this game. Tokyo Olympics women’s singles silver medalist Marketa Vondrousova (Marketa Vondrousova) defeated the Tokyo Olympics women’s doubles silver medal 6-4, 6-2 in just 85 minutes. Winner Viktorija Golubic.
However, since then, the game has entered Bencic’s personal performance time. She first defeated the world’s third-ranked new Co-French Open double champion Barbora Clay with a score of 7-6 (2), 6-4. Barbora Krejcikova (Barbora Krejcikova), won another victory after the Tokyo Olympics. In the first set, Barbora Krečkova had a 5-2 lead, but Bencic came back tragically.
Then the genius girl played in the doubles match again, and Jill Teichman only took 66 minutes to defeat the WTA doubles world No. 2 Catalina Sini 6-3, 6-3 score. The combination of Yakova and doubles veteran Lucy Hradeka achieved a shocking victory. The first serve success rate of the Swiss combination reached 70% and the scoring rate reached 88%. His serve only faced 1 break point, and it was easily saved.
The Swiss team is eager to win the first Billie Jean Gold Cup in history. Their previous best result was a second-place loss to Spain in 1998.Return to Sohu to see more
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