Hantuchova: Fans me dokopali to 30 victory

BRATISLAVA. Experience, home environment, but also the fighting spirit of Daniela Hantuchova decided about her victory over Pauline Parmentier in the first of Saturday’s singles 1st round II combat. World Group Fed Cup against French tennis player.

Hantuchová breaking resistance embattled grueling hours of 3:06 sets of 5: 7, 6: 1, 9: 7 and that was in relief. Important first point remained at home, even after the dramatic and also nervously course.

“I am very happy that I’m still reminded thirtieth victory in the Fed Cup achieved in front of the home crowd. The crowd was great. They dokopali me to win,” Hantuchova claimed at a press conference after the match.Hantuchova: That was not me

The experienced 28-year-old Slovak had a great entrance to the meeting, but the state of 4: 1 in the first set carelessly lost. “I would probably not me, if I get it neskomplikovala. The start was good, but then I stopped pushing and let aug into the game. In the second set I played again aggressively and dominated the like. In the third set it was a great fight,” closer Hantuchova.

In the decisive act, led 4: 2, but also was losing 4: 5 and 0:30. Then, however, in its administration than concentrated.

“I was shown my experience .In such a moment I may not have anything in the head side, only the current situation to be right to play on the court and believe you till the last ball that I can win. I then gave to those beats everything I have focused on service first, and when it was based, aug get nervous, and I was already at the end Jinx, “approached its reasoning Slovak duo. 30. Victory

Hantuchova currently has 12 years of action in the Fed Cup Match balance 30:15, including 25:11 in singles.Attempts to it during the weekend even better, as the Slovak Dominika Cibulková second point on Saturday and did not add before Sunday’s culmination Slovaks play a Frenchwoman decides 1: 1st

“Daniela deserves great praise for militancy. The match was not always developed in its favor, but in the end he managed to roll over on its side. On Sunday, it will not be easy. We have to find a way to get even need two points. I do not exclude that decides to be in doubles, “said Slovak captain Matej Lipták of the team.

on Sunday at Aegon arena in Bratislava NTC plays since 12.00.First, is the drive of both teams Cibulkova a Parmentierová and after their turn to duel Hantuchova Razzano. At the very end it will play doubles. Home captain Liptak into it provisionally nominated Hantuchova and Cibulkova and his counterpart Escudé duo Cornet, Mladenovic.