Peterson, still in big plan
Acapulco, Guerrero, March 1st.- Rebecca Peterson didnt missed any chance to get into the ain draw of Abierto Mexicano Telcel, presented by HSBC. Now she surprised Shuai Zhang, fourth seed of the tournament and won her intwo 6-2 and 6-1 getting a ticket to the semi finals.
Peterson had three aces, four double faults and was 67 percent effective in her first service against Zhang.
Previously, the Chinese tennis player and Peterson had met once, winning it Shuai, last year in Honolulu.
Rebecca, got one of the six tickets to semis, showing she is not intimidated bye anyone, she even left out The olympic champion Monica Puig.
Peterson will face Stefanie Voegele, who gave the surprise after eliminating the first seed of the tournament, Sloane Stephens, by 6-4, 5-7 and 6-2.
Stefanie Voegele did not miss the four previous duels against Stephens, which took the victory on three occasions.