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Alex Eala rallies to succeed in W60 quarterfinal

Alex Eala makes the quarterfinals of W60 Madrid.

Alex Eala makes the quarterfinals of W60 Madrid. –ALEX EALA FACEBOOK

MANILA, Philippines — Alex Eala recovered from a sluggish begin and took  down Spain’s Yvonne Cavelle-Reimers, 0-6, 6-2, 7-5, on Thursday to succeed in the quarterfinals of the W60 Madrid in Spain.

The Filipino tennis star, ranked No. 413, will face Australia’s Jaimee Fourlis, who’s the third seed, within the quarterfinals on Friday.

The 17-year-old recovered from a 0-6 loss within the opening set by taking full management of the second body to power a decider.

Eala displayed grace below strain within the third set, combating again from a 3-5 deficit to guide a ticket to the quarterfinals.

The Rafael Nadal Academy scholar gained her first professional title final yr by beating Reimers within the Finals of W15 Manacor, 5-7, 6-1, 6-2.

After successful her first three video games, Eala is about to battle a robust rival in Fourlis, who not too long ago gained the W25 Madrid and W60 Brasov in Romania.

Eala is eyeing her third professional title within the $60,000 event after she gained her first in W15 Manacor and introduced dwelling a crown within the W25 Chiang Rai first leg in Thailand two months in the past.

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