The key facts and all the matches from Nürnberg, where Yulia Putintseva is in action.
WTA Staff

CENTER COURT

Starting at 11.30am

Misaki DOI (JPN) v Yaroslava SHVEDOVA (KAZ) [7]

Not before 1.30pm

Carina WITTHOEFT (GER) v (Q) Barbora KREJCIKOVA (CZE)

Not before 3pm

Kiki BERTENS (NED) [1] v Alison RISKE (USA) [5]

Not before 5.30pm

Sorana CIRSTEA (ROU) v Yulia PUTINTSEVA (KAZ) [2]

SHOW COURT

Starting at 2pm

Kirsten FLIPKENS (BEL) / Johanna LARSSON (SWE) v Andreja KLEPAC (SLO) / María José MARTINEZ SANCHEZ (ESP) [2]

Not before 4pm

CHUANG Chia-Jung (TPE) / Misaki DOI (JPN) v Mariana DUQUE-MARINO (COL) / Nao HIBINO (JPN)

 

5 KEY FACTS FOR THURSDAY'S MATCHES

Yaroslava Shvedova has never before made it beyond the quarterfinal stage at Nürnberg.

Sorana Cirstea's best win of the season so far was against Carla Suárez Navarro, in the second round of the Australian Open - 7-6(1), 6-3.

This is Alison Riske's debut at the tournament.

Misaki Doi was knocked out by Irina Falconi at the round-of-16 stage last year, losing 6-3, 5-7, 6-4.

Kiki Bertens is defending the title she won last year when she beat Mariana Duque-Marino 6-2, 6-2.

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