2022 Istanbul

Istanbul: Kudermetova gains 1st win vs. Cirstea for 3rd final of 2022

No.3 seed Veronika Kudermetova notched her first win in three meetings over No.2 seed Sorana Cirstea in the TEB BNP Paribas Tennis Championship Istanbul semifinals, ending the Romanian's title defense to reach her third final of 2022 and fifth overall.