2024 Bad Homburg

Haddad Maia quells Korpatsch on eighth match point in Bad Homburg opener

No.4 seed Beatriz Haddad Maia improved to 4-0 overall against lucky loser Tamara Korpatsch in the first round of the Bad Homburg Open, though the Brazilian needed eight match points -- and to navigate a 20-minute stoppage due to a medical incident in the crowd at 6-2 up in the tiebreak -- to get over the line this time