Camila Osorio finds her level in the Lyon tournament

Colombia’s Camila Osorio defeated Germany’s Jule Niemeier (7-6(5) and 7-5) to gain access to the quarter-finals of the Lyon tournament, a stage where she will face Czech Linda Noskova, whom she defeated in defeated two sets for the Egyptian Sherif (6-3 and 6-2).

The 21-year-old player from Cúcuta, winner of the Bogotá tournament in 2021 and finalist in Monterrey last year, took two hours and five minutes to beat the German, with whom she had never faced her. It was the Colombian’s third win of 2023, who will face Noskova, 56 in the women’s rankings, looking for the semi-finals.

In addition, the fourth favorite, the Croatian Petra Martic, said goodbye to the competition on the day, falling 2-6, 7-6(3) and 6-2 to the American Alycia Parks. Her next opponent, in the quarterfinals, will be the winner of the match between Montenegrin Danka Kovinic, seventh seed, and Hungarian Anna Bondar.

Meanwhile, Italy’s Jasmine Paolini, who defeated Spain’s Rebeka Masarova 6-3, 6-2, reached the second round and faces Russia’s Erika Andreeva.

Belgium’s Alison Van Uytvanck, who defeated Germany’s Tamara Korpatsch 6-2, 6-4, became the first opponent of the first seed, France’s Caroline Garcia, in the second round.

Source: El heraldo