Eugenie Bouchard in the quarter-finals at the tournament in Auckland

Eugenie Bouchard en quarts de finale au tournoi d’Auckland

Photo: Paul Chiasson Archives The canadian Press
Despite eight double faults, the Quebec aged 24 years was disposed of in two hours and 36 minutes of the Dutch Bibiane Schoofs in three sets, 6-7, 6-4 and 6-4.

Eugenie Bouchard has reached Wednesday, the quarter-finals of the tournament of the Classic ASB Auckland, New Zealand.

Despite eight double faults, the Quebec aged 24 years was disposed of in two hours and 36 minutes of the Dutch Bibiane Schoofs in three sets, 6-7 (5), 6-4 and 6-4.

After defeating the 174th player in the world rankings of the WTA tour, Eugenie Bouchard will face off on Thursday in the quarterfinals the second-seeded tournament, Julia Georges. The German 30-year-old is currently the 14th largest in the world. Bouchard is 87th.

Bouchard has a record of 1-1 against Georges career. She won their duel to the International of France of 2014, while Georges won their clash on hard surface last year, in Luxembourg.

In the other matches, the favorite Caroline Wozniacki has easily defeated Laura Siegemund, winner of qualifying, 6-3, 6-2 to put the table in a duel with the young Canadian 18-year-old Bianca Andreescu, after being qualified.

The Danish dispute the tournament in Auckland for the fifth time and has reached the final in 2018, where she lost to Georges.

The third-seeded Su-Wei Hsieh, has been due to the olympic champion title Monica Puig 6-1, 7-6 (3), while the Spanish Sara Sorribes-Tormo overcame the seeded no. 7 Kirsten Flipkens 6-4, 1-6, 6-1.

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