Jovana beaten by in-form Broady
Jovana’s stay in Midland came to an end last night when she was beaten in straight sets by Great Britain’s Naomi Broady at the Dow Corning Tennis Classic.
Jovana went toe to toe with the big-serving Broady – who will rise to projected world ranking of No.108 next week – and created plenty of chances in her 7-6 (5) 6-3 defeat, including a set point in the first set.
“I was pleased with my return today,” said Jovana. “I think I was handling her serve quite well since it’s indoors here as well and she has a big serve.
“For sure I learned that when I have my chances I need to use them becauss if I don’t against good players you won’t get chances again so it’s going to get other way around.”
Jovana will return to her training base in Las Vegas before playing $25k ITF events in Arizona and California.