NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Ditty and Dechy enjoy success in Bell Challenge first round
Julie Ditty, who reached the semifinals of the Bell Challenge last year, made a strong start this year by defeating Urzula Radwanska, 7-6, 6-2, in the first round. Today, veteran (and now doubles specialist) Nathalie Dechy defeated comeback player Anna-Lena Groenefeld 6-3, 6-1.
Also today, Melinda Czink upset Sabine Lisicki, 6-2, 5-7, 6-3.