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WTA Luxembourg 2021: Vondrousova and Cornet advance to the quarterfinals

Round of 16 at the WTA 250 of Luxembourg, a regular stop on the women’s circuit that saw a clear dominance of the favorite players today. The Olympic finalist, the Czech Marketa Vondrousova, managed to impose her tennis in a fairly comfortable match against Croatian Jana Fett (6-2, 6-4), allowing her to advance to the quarterfinals as seed number five. Another of the favorites for the title, in this case the eighth, also won his ticket for the quarterfinals: it is about Alizé cornet, who is looking for a good result with which to relaunch his ranking and that here he could have the ideal tournament to do it. The Frenchwoman also beat local Mandy Minella by a clear 6-3 and 6-3.

Other results of the day (round of 16 matches):

Liudmila Samsonova (7) d. Oceane Dodin 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3)

Clara Tauson d. Ekaterina Alexandrova (4) 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (1)

Marie Bouzkova d. Shuai Zhang (6) 6-2, 6-7 (3), 6-3 (First round match)

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