Pe'er and Bartoli out of LA doubles

The number one Israeli will be desperate to end her current singles rot.

By
August 9, 2006 08:54

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

The world's fourth best doubles duo of Daniela Hantuchova and Ai Sugiyama proved to be too strong for Shahar Pe'er and Marion Bartoli in Los Angeles on Monday. The Israeli/French team lost 6-4, 6-3 to the number three seeds in the first round of the JPMorgan Chase Open. Pe'er and Bartoli were outplayed by the Hantuchova and Sugiyama and will hope for a better result in their singles matches. Pe'er was scheduled to play her first round match against Shuai Peng of China late on Tuesday and will face Paola Suarez of Argentina in the second round should she win. The number one Israeli, who climbed to No. 25 in the latest WTA rankings, will be desperate to end her current singles rot which has seen her lose five of her last seven matches. Israeli doubles duo Andy Ram and Yoni Erlich will be in action on Wednesday in the second round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto. The pair, who are ranked sixth, received a first round bye and will play the winners of the first round match between Wayne Arthurs and Dominik Hrbaty and Argentineans Jose Acasuso and David Nalbandian.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

dudi sela
August 31, 2014
Sela steamrolled by Dimitrov

By ALLON SINAI