Vinci upsets Andrea

Andrea Petkovic has missed to reach the round of sixteen at the WTA-Tournament in Cincinnati. The world' no. 50 lost 4:6; 7:6 (3) and 3:6 to Roberta Vinci (ITA | WTA 12) in a hard-fought three-setter.

In the previous match, Andrea was also forced to play three sets. But she took away a 2:6; 6:4; 6:1-win against Daniela Hantuchova (SVK | WTA 47) in the first round. In the qualies Andrea defeated Maria Sanchez (USA | WTA 110) 6:0; 6:0 in only 52 minutes.

Andrea will play the US Open next. In 2011, Petko reached the quarterfinals at the Grand-Slam-Tournament at Flushing Meadows.

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