Finished the journey of Carla Suárez at tournament of Luxembourg, of WTA International category. The grancanaria said goodbye eighth finals after falling before Eugenie Bouchard. The Canadian, ex world top ten and that reached the final table in this competition coming from the previous phase, defeated by fast track his Spanish opponent.
He just needed 53 minutes to get rid of the islander by 6-1 and 6-0, thus achieving its first triumph in the direct confrontations between both players.
This encounter, as indicated by the result, had a dominator. Eugenie Bouchard he only gave up eight points before Carla Suárez, who did 33 points less than her (53-20). The Gran Canaria tennis player did not have his day, quite the opposite of the shock of his debut.
The island, number 23 in the current classification of the WTA and third seed in Luxembourg, he arrived with morale in this confrontation after getting rid of first round of the Czech Kristyna Pliskova by 6-3 and 6-4.
This can be the last appearance of Carla Suárez in the present season. Its open is still open possible participation at Masters B, which will take place in Zhuhai (China). Everything depends on if some of the players that have ahead in the world ranking they refuse to go to the Asian competition.
The Luxembourg tournament stays without Spanish representation, because after the Gran Canaria Garbiñe Muguruza. The Hispanic-Venezuelan was dropped in the eighth of end when yielding to one of the revelations of this final part of the tennis course, Dayana Yastremska, who won by 6-2 and 6-3.
The Ukrainian, 18 years old, he won last Sunday his first title as a professional in Hong Kong. That success helped him to enter the top 100 and settle in the position 66 of the WTA. With this defeat, the Hispanic-Venezuelan, who acted in this tournament thanks to a invitation of the organization, it prolongs its doubts in this end of season.
In another order of things, the Spanish tennis player Marcel Granollers It was eliminated in the sixteenth of the end of Antwerp tournament (Belgium), scoring for the ATP and that is disputed on covered hard court, after losing to the British Cameron Norrie 6-3 and 6-2. He also said goodbye Feliciano Lópezwho fell in eighths against German Jan-Lennard Struff by 6-1, 3-6 and 7-6 (3).
On the other hand, Rafael Nadal, number one in the world, will be present in the tournament of Acapulco (Mexico), of category ATP 500, disputed on hard track and that will be celebrated in 2019, after his absence in the previous edition of the contest for an injury. In 2018, the Mallorcan I left hours before I started your participation due to a Thigh injury.