Swiss tennis player Belinda Bencic failed to overcome the barrier of the 1/2 final of the tournament in Hobart, losing in three sets to Slovak Anna Schmiedlova – 6/7 (2), 6/4, 2/6.
For 2 hours and 30 minutes of the duel, the 55th World Player, 21-year-old Bencic, took the pitch five times, made five aces, and six double faults. 24-year-old Anna, who occupies the 77th position in the world classification, made six breaks and seven aces, making a mistake five times in the presentation.
In the personal meetings of athletes established equality – 1: 1. In the finals of the competition Hobart International Schmiedlova will fight with the winner of the game American Sofia Kenin and French Alize Cornet.