The French Oceane Dodin gave up, allowing the Bulgarian Viktoriya Tomova to whistle in the final of the Budapest tournament on Friday in the middle of the day, at the Római Tennis Academy in Budapest. The score was 4-6, 6-3, 4-1 when Dodin, the WTA’s No. 106 in the world, was unable to continue the match.
Tomova, ranked 109th in the WTA, will face German qualifier Tamara Korpatsch in the Budapest Open final.
The Bulgarian had won against the Italian Jasmine Paolini, seeded n ° 3 (4-6, 6-0, 6-2), against the Austrian Julia Grabher (3-6, 6-1, 7-5) , and against the Slovak Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (6-1, 7-5), before this match on Friday against the French.
Océane Dodin dismissed Romanian Irina Bara (7-6 6-3), Russian lucky loser Erika Andreeva (6-4, 6-4), and American Lauren Davis (5-7, 7-5, 6-2).
The other semi-final in Budapest (WTA 125, Római Tennis Academy, clay, 115,000 USD):
- Tamara Korpatsch – Anna Bondar (N.2): 7-5, 6-4