Peschke & Srebotnik Through To QFs
Published March 10, 2014 12:12
Then after a five-day gap between matches, they defeated Marina Erakovic and Petra Martic by the similar score of 76(1) 62. However, they didn't face any set points in the first set this time, as after 12 games of no breaks, they cruised through the tie-break and reeled off four straight games from 2-2 in the second set.
"We're obviously very happy to win today," Srebotnik said. "We played really well. It was a tough first set. Everybody was serving well and holding easily. Then we stepped it up in the first set tie-break and played really well there and after that. Hopefully, we'll keep the momentum going for the next match."
The quarterfinals will be loaded, with six of the eight seeded duos having made it through. Among the tilts will be top-seeded Hsieh Su-Wei and Peng Shuai against seventh-seeded Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua in a rematch of last year's Wimbledon final won by the Taiwanese-Chinese pairing.