Archive | January 25, 2020

Second seed Karolina Pliskova crashes out of Australian Open….

Second seed Karolina Pliskova has been knocked out of the Australian Open in a 7-6 (7-4) 7-6 (7-3) third-round loss to Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. Pliskova struggled with her returning game against the 30th seed who had lost their previous six matches. The 75-minute first set saw only two of the 16 break points converted before Pavlyuchenkova won the tie-break. Pliskova could not convert two set points in the second set and then lost a second tie-break to go out.

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