Mena Smolders and Kim Heneweer, reaching semi-finals Mena Smolders and Kim Heneweer continue their winning streak. For the Open Senior World Championship in Malaga, category +35, the Dutch Ladies won their quarter final match. After having three match points against, they recovered to win against Italians Maderna-Zaldarin 6-1 3-6 7-1.
“Kim played today the match of her life”, according to Mena Smolders.
With this result, they are among the four best teams in the World Championship for their age category. They play today at 12.30 the semi-finals against Portuguese Dias-Diogo. Consulted about her chances to reach the final match Smolder expressed with confidence “… It is possible. We can do it…”