Orla Noom reaches Dutch Open quarters!

Only Dutch Orla Noom (pic, front) managed to beat a higher ranked player in the women’s draw at the Dutch Open in Rotterdam. Noom overcame 7th seed American Latasha Khan in four games (11-6, 8-11, 11-8, 11-7) after 41 minutes. Quarter-final line up: [1] Rachael Grinham (AUS) v [8] Manuela Manetta (ITA), [4] Vanessa Atkinson (NED) v [5] Sarah Kippax (ENG), [3] Natalie Grinham (NED) v Orla Noom (NED), [2] Madeline Perry (IRL) v [6] Aisling Blake (IRL).