All matches of St. Petersburg Ladies trophy 2020 R1 in doubles were completed on Wednesday, February 12. The Russian Alla Kudryavsteva and the Slovene Katarina Srebotnik defeated Oksana Kalashnikova from Georgia and Andrea Mitu from Romania – 6/3, 2/6, 10-6.
Anastasia Potapova after reaching QF in singles showed the same result in doubles with Yulia Putintseva. The Russian-Kazakh duo prevailed over Alicja Rosolska (Poland)-Ajla Tomljanovic (Australia) – 7/6(4), 4/6, 10-3. They will face next the top seeded duo Shuko Aoyama-Ena Shibahara.
The Russian duos Daria Mishina-Ekaterina Shalimova and Ekaterina Alexandrova-Vera Zvonareva failed to reach QF. They lost to the third and fourth seeded pairs respectively: Kaitlyn Christian (USA)-Alexa Guarachi (Chile) (2/6, 2/6) and Hayley Carter (USA) – Sharon Fichman (Canada) (2/6, 1/6).
You can watch live broadcasting of matches here https://tv.formulatx.com/. The broadcasting is available only in Russia.
The tournament WTA St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy 2020 takes place at “SIBUR ARENA” from 10 to 16 February. The tournament is supported by the title sponsor “Gazprom export”.