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Zhu beats Cirstea and advances to the last 16

Zhu beats Cirstea and advances to the last 16

China’s Lin Zhu reached the last 16 of the Birmingham Open by beating Romanian No. 3 seed Sorana Cirstea 7-6 (2), 6-2 at Edgbaston Priory Club.

Zhu, ranked No. 54, will next play Australian Ajla Tomljanovic.

Birmingham WTA 250, other last 32 results (Edgbaston Priory Club, grass, USD 267,082, most recent results first):

  • Julia Putintseva vs. Clara Burel
  • Katie Boulter vs. Anhelina Kalinina
  • Karolina Pliskova vs. Caroline Dolehide
  • Diana Shnaider vs. Amelia Rajecki
  • Moyuka Uchijima vs. Harriet Dart
  • Heather Watson vs. Marie Bouzkova
  • Daria Saville vs. Barbora Krejcikova
  • Caroline Wozniacki vs. Elise Mertens
  • Camila Osorio vs. Viktorija Golubic
  • Leylah Fernandez vs. Sara Sorribes Tormo
  • Ajla Tomljanovic defeated Anna Blinkova: 6-2, 6-1
  • Anastasia Potapova (7) defeated Elina Avanesyan (Q): 6-4, 6-4
  • Elisabetta Cocciaretto beats Jelena Ostapenko (1): 6-3, 6-3
  • Sloane Stephens (WC) defeated Yue Yuan: 6-3, 6-3
  • Lucia Bronzetti defeated Magdalena Frech: 2-6, 6-3, 6-4