Tuesday August 16, 2011
Jelena Jankovic wins over Iveta Benesova at the 2011 Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati
CINCINNATI, USA--(LadyDragon.com)16/08/11--Jelena Jankovic wins over Iveta Benesova in 2 sets 6-0, 6-3 in a quick 67 minutes at the 2011 Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati.
JJ is ranked #14 and Iveta #41.
They have met 4 times and it is 2-2.
JJ serving first.
The first set it is all JJ winning 30 points compare to 15 for Iveta therefore winning the first set 6-0 in 28 minutes.
Finally Iveta wins her first game, 2-1. JJ takes a 4-1 lead but then looses the next 2, 5-3. JJ breaks right back now is serving for tha match. JJ wins the set 6-3 and the match quickly.
Iveta was no macth for JJ today winning 63 points compare to 42 for Iveta.
About the 2011 Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati
Cincinnati's 2011 event shapes up like this: 8 days of main draw action, 8 match courts on the grounds of the Lindner Family Tennis Center, 250,000 fans and 2 singles champions at the end of the week.
2010 Champions Roger Federer and Kim Clijsters will try to defend their titles by fending off names like Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova and the rest of the top ranked players in the world.
The Western & Southern Open is a Premier event for the WTA (Women's Tennis Association). It is estimated that at least 7 of the worlds top 10 players will enter to compete for this prestigious title.
On the men's side, the Open is one of the largest, oldest and most respected events in the world of tennis. It is one of nine elite ATP World Tour Masters 1000 events, the strongest and most important tournaments on the ATP World Tour where all the top players are automatically entered.
By combining these two tournaments, the event becomes one of only five in the world with at least an ATP Masters 1000 and a WTA Premier event playing at the same venue during the same week(s).