Top seed Kiki Bertens will contest an all-Dutch clash with a quarterfinal spot on the line. Here’s the order of play for Thursday at the Libema Open.
WTA Staff
June 12, 2019


CENTRE (starts  at 11:00 am)
Following 3 ATP matches
Not Before 2:30 pm
[1] K. Bertens (NED) vs [WC] A. Rus (NED)
[Q] P. Badosa Gibert (ESP) vs N. Vikhlyantseva (RUS)

COURT 1 (starts at 11:00 am)
[Q] Y. Bonaventure (BEL) vs E. Alexandrova (RUS)
To Finish - [Q] E. Rybakina (KAZ) vs [9] A. Van Uytvanck (BEL) 21
Following 1 ATP match
P. Hercog (SLO) vs A. Riske (USA)

COURT 3 (starts at 11:00 am)
[WC] L. Kerkhove (NED) / B. Schoofs (NED) vs [PR] N. Geuer (GER) / P. Kania (POL)
To Finish - V. Kudermetova (RUS) vs [WC] D. Aiava (AUS) 42
L. Tsurenko (UKR) / Y. Wang (CHN) vs K. Pliskova (CZE) / B. Stefkova (CZE)
[4] S. Aoyama (JPN) / A. Krunic (SRB) vs E. Alexandrova (RUS) / G. Voskoboeva (KAZ)
G. Garcia Perez (ESP) / F. Stollar (HUN) vs [2] K. Bertens (NED) / D. Schuurs (NED)


The weather forecast for today is reasonably good, but with a chance of showers in the afternoon.

Kiki Bertens continues her campaign to lift her third trophy of the year.

The last and only time 's-Hertogenbosch had a Dutch champion was in 2006, when Michaella Krajicek won the title.

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Alison Riske of the USA is making her second appearance here, having reached the quarterfinals last year, losing to compatriot CoCo Vandeweghe 7-6(6), 3-6, 7-6(12).

Arantxa Rus is also a previous quarterfinalist here, reaching that stage in 2017 where she lost to Natalia Vikhlyantseva in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2.

Polona Hercog has never before made it beyond the first round here.