Excellent performances in Gyor

Excellent performances in Gyor

02 September, 2019

At the international Junior World Tournament (ITF, rank 2) in Gyor, Hungary, Živa Falkner performed excellently as she reached the semi-finals in singles and together with Pia Lovrič played in the finals of doubles.

In the singles competition Živa defeated Kazakhstan’s Anastasia Astakhova in the first round by 6-2 6-2. In the second round she surprised the 2nd seeded Italian Eleonora Alvisiby 4-6 6-4 6-0. In the quarter-finals Živa defeated Patricia Spaka of Latvia 6-4 7-5. In the semi-final match she was defeated by the 3rd seeded of the tournament, the French Julie Belgraver by 1-6 0-6.

Along with Pia Lovrič Živa also performed well in the doubles competition as they made it up to the finals where they were defeated 3-6 2-6 by the Germans Mara Guth and Julia Middendorf.