SoranaCȋrstea, a Romanian Tennis players -- ranked 99 in theWTArankings -- andAndreeaMitu-- ranked 114 in theWTA ranking -- won the second round of qualification matches for the Grand Slam tournament at RolandGarroson Thursday. The tournament has total prizes of 12.032 million euros.

SoranaCirstea, aged 26, won thegame withthe Slovak player JanaCepelova(22 years old, 134th placeWTA) with the score of 6-2, 6-4.

The match lasted one hour and 19 minutes. The Romanian player served two aces and committed two double faults.Cirstealost her service three times, she had 26 winning balls and 18 unforced errors.

For winning this game and qualifying in the next tour,SoranaCirsteasecured 30WTApoints and a check worth 14,000 euros.In the last tour of qualifying,SoranaCirsteais going to meet the Belgian playerElise Mertens(20 years old, 180 forWTA). Mertens prefers fast surfaces.

Very good start for the Romanian player

SoranaCirsteastarted very good this season with 17 wins and 5 defeats. The best performance for the Romanian tennis player is a quarter-final in the Premier Mandatory tournament in Madrid. Since she was present at the French Open, SoranaCirsteamanaged a quarter-final in 2009, shehas been eliminatedin the third round three times in the years 2011, 2013 and 2014. Last year, the Romanian player had not passed the qualifications.

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AndreeaMituis the other Romanian player who has qualified

AndreeaMitu(24 years old) won the match with the Chinese playerJia-JingLu (26 years old, 208 placeWTA), with the score 7-5, 6-3. The match lasted one hour and 33 minutes and the Romanian player served an ace and committed a double fault.Mituhas lost her service five times and managed seven breaks.

For qualifying in the next act,AndreeaMitusecured 30WTApoints and a check of 14,000 euros.

In the 3rd round of qualifications,AndreeaMituwill face the Swiss playerViktorijaGolubic(23 years old, 132WTA).

In 2015,AndreeaMitu(24 years old) reached the eights ofthe FrenchOpen. Lately, the tennis player fell many places in the world rankings because of the poor results. The last notable performance was in February -- theITFfinalinSao Paulo, Brazil.

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