the 1 seed ZHANG, Shuai/ ZAKOPALOVA, Klara won 2 double matches and lost in the SF,saying goodbye to Double Final.1st Round:
ZHANG, Shuai/ ZAKOPALOVA, Klara def. WC HORAKOVA, Nikola/ JANKOVSKA, Tereza 60 62
QF:ZHANG, Shuai/ ZAKOPALOVA, Klara def. KUBICIKOVA, Martina / SMITKOVA, Tereza 61 64SF:ZHANG, Shuai/ ZAKOPALOVA, Klara lost AMANMURADOVA, A / DELLACQUA, Casey 36 26.
After wining the R1 match between Lucky Loser ZAHLAVOVA, Sandra with 1-6 6-3 7-6(4), Zhang got a chance to play against her best Friend DATE-KRUMM, Kimiko.
This is their first meeting in both Career.
In the 1st set, DATE-KRUMM broke one more game and won by 64.
And in the 2nd set,Zhang won by 75.
In the Final set, both player were tired.
After DATE-KRUMM missed 3MP and Zhang missed 2MP,the Final set into Tie break.
and DATE-KRUMM won the Tie break with 75, got through into 2nd Round.
Zhang played Prague 100K Single Qualifying.
After winning 3 matches, Zhang get a chance to play in the main draw,facing HRADECKA.
three matches zhang won, as shown following:(2)Shuai Zhang (CHN) d. Eva Hrdinova (CZE) 62 64
(2)Shuai Zhang (CHN) d. Nikola Horakova (CZE) 61 62
(2)Shuai Zhang (CHN) d. (5)Rika Fujiwara (JPN) 64 46 75
Zhang and A. Groenefeld to be a team in Madrid Double Main Draw.
In their First match, the won 6th Seed S. Mirza / A. Rodionova by 63 62.
They will Face G. Dulko / P. Suarez in the next Round.In the second round, zhang's team lost to G. Dulko / P. Suarez with 6-7 3-6, saying good bye to 1/4 final.
Next tour for Zhang is Prague 100K.
China's Shuai Zhang and Chinese Taipei's Chia-Jung Chuang clinched their first WTA doubles team title on Saturday at the Estoril Open with a 4-6, 6-1, 11-9 victory over third-seeded Kazaks Yaroslava Shvedova and Galina Voskoboeva on Centralito court in 90 minutes.
Zhang said, "This is my first time playing with Chuang, who is a very good doubles player. We were 0-5 down, our opponents played aggressively, but we played one point at a time and made few mistakes. We played a very good second set and in the tie-break."
"I am very happy," said Chuang. "We found our tempo after a slow start, but played better and better as the match went on. I hope we play together again in the future."
Shvedova and Voskoboeva raced into a 5-0 lead, losing just eight points. But Chuang and Zhang fought back to win four straight games, only for Zhang to be broken to 30 in the 10th game of the 38-minute opener.
In a reversal of fortunes, Chuang and Zhang maintained their streak of games by breaking the Kazaks serves three times in 29-minute second set for a Champions tie-break.
Incredibly, Chuang and Zhang battled back from a 1-4 deficit in the Champions tie-break and secured the WTA International Series title on their third championship point.
Zhang shuai def Sevastova in Estoril Qualify 1st Round with 64 75.
But in the Qualify second Round ,Zhang lost to Watson 46 16,saying goodbye to the single main draw.