Posts tagged as Kontaveit

Sevastova loses to Kontaveit

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova lost to Estonia’s Anett Kontaveit 4-6, 6-7 (3:7) in the first round of the Qatar Ladies Open tennis tournament on Monday, writes LETA. Sevastova is ranked 40th in the WTA rankings at the moment, while Kontaveit is in 22nd place. Last week, Sevastova participated in the Dubai WTA Premier series tennis tournament, where she lost to the Czech Republic’s Marketa Vondrousova 3-6, 2-6 in the opening round.

Kontaveit through to Stuttgart second round

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Anett Kontaveit is through to the second round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany, after beating French player Caroline Garcia in straight sets on Wednesday afternoon. Kontaveit, 23, who has risen up the WTA rankings in recent weeks to 15th following a series of successful competition runs, most notably in the Miami Open in late March, overcame Garcia 6:4, 6:3, and now faces Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Russia) in…

Kontaveit rises to career-high ranking of 20th, approaching Kanepi record

Monday, October 22, 2018

Estonia’s top tennis player Anett Kontaveit has risen to a career-high ranking of 20th in the fresh WTA rankings published on Monday, daily Postimees reports. In last week’s rankings, Kontaveit, 22, ranked one place lower at 21st. The Estonian tennis star was most recently knocked out of the VTB Kremlin Cup by Tunisian Ons Jabeur, 24, who defeated her 7:5, 6:1 in the quarterfinals on 18 October. Of Estonia’s women…