As the race to WTA Finals inch closer, the Transylvania Open will move into a crucial phase to decide the contestants for the tournament’s Quarterfinals.
In one of the most exciting match-ups, Simona Halep will take on Varvara Gracheva, the latter coming off a three-set win versus Andrea Petkovic. Simona will have the crowd behind her since she is from Romania.
Meanwhile, Emma Raducanu will take on Ana Bogdan and both will have the home fans split. Both players come off tough match-ups, where Emma had to fight Polona Hercog for three sets while Ana won 7-6, 6-4 against Ivana Jorovic.
In an intriguing game, local tennis player Irina Bara will match up against Rebecca Peterson. Bara stunned her Romanian compatriot Irina Camelia-Begu in a tough three-set victory. Here is the complete schedule for the day:
- 09:00 AM UTC: Mona Barthel vs Marta Kostyuk;
- 10:15 AM UTC: Rebecca Peterson vs Irina Bara;
- 12:30 PM UTC: Emma Raducanu vs Ana Bogdan;
- 03:00 PM UTC: Simona Halep vs Varvara Gracheva;
- 04:15 PM UTC: Anett Kontaveit vs Alison Van Uytvanck.