03 Feb Bowtell/Moriarty advance to doubles semis in Portugal
Bowtell/Moriarty advance to doubles semis in Portugal
Amy Bowtell and Julia Moriarty have advanced to the semi finals of the womens doubles at the $10,000 Coimbra 2011 tournament in Portugal after a 7-6(8) 4-6 [10-4] win over no. 4 seeded Haring (FRA) / Sibille (FRA) in the quarterfinals. Their next challenge is no. 2 seeded Eikeri (NOR) / Fernandez-Rabener (ESP).
The Irish pair will face each other in the second round of the womens singles today. Amy defeated no. 3 seeded Constance Sibille (FRA) on a scoreline 4-6 7-6(2) 6-4 to advance to the second round while Julia had a 6-2 6-7(4) 6-4 win over Ana Claro (POR) in the first round.