Slovenia’s Dalila Jakupovic was main 6-Four 5-6 in opposition to Switzerland’s Stefanie Vogele, however was unable to complete her service sport on the finish of the second set.
“It was very laborious for me to breathe for the entire match. After 20 minutes I already had difficulties,” Jakupovic completely advised CNN’s Amanda Davies.
“I wasn’t capable of make greater than three photographs operating left and proper as a result of I used to be already getting an bronchial asthma assault. I haven’t got bronchial asthma usually.”
Jakupovic mentioned that she was given a respiratory equipment by a physio within the first set, however started to really feel worse on the finish of the second.
“I simply could not breathe,” she mentioned. “I could not stroll so I simply went down (onto the ground) as a result of I could not get up straight.
“After that I had a panic assault as a result of I could not get air. It was very laborious, I’ve to say. It was one in all my hardest matches.”