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Tennis: Viktoriya Tomova one win away from US Open main draw

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Tennis player Viktoriya Tomova is now one win away from taking part in the US Open main draw for the second time, after winning in the qualifications. She won against Beatriz Haddad Maia, Brazil by 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 and, in the third round of the qualifiers will be playing against Harriet Dart, UK.

Meanwhile it has transpired that Bulgaria’s first seed Tsvetana Pironkova will start her participation in the tournament with a match versus Daria Kasatkina, Russia. 

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