Ukrainian Elina Svitolina in the toughest match made it to the semifinals of the WTA tournament in Taiwan, beating long-time “offender”

Now in a duel for an exit in the ending of the Ukrainian tennis player will face the winner of Mandy Minella (Luxembourg) — Zhu Lin (China).

Best
tennis player of Ukrainian Elina Svitolina, occupying at the moment, the 13-th line in
world rankings, continues successful performance at the WTA tournament in Taipei
(Taiwan), reports “Dialog UA”.

The prize Fund of the tournament is 250 thousand
dollars.

Having won in the previous matches the Russian Eugene Home and
the Czech Lucia hradecku the 22-year-old native of Odessa, now living in Kharkov,
faced in the ¼ finals with strong resistance from the 181-th racket of the world OCE of Gills from
Tunisia.

Easily taking the first set, Elina suddenly lost the second.
As for the last, decisive set, he was held in equal fight,
the winner was decided only in the last game of the tiebreak.

The overall match score 6:1, 3:6, 7:6 (7:4) – the figures
talking about what tense was that fight between rivals. Victory
Svitolina won and advanced to the semifinals of the tournament.

Interestingly, in 2010, Svitolina lost in the finals
Junior “Rolland Garos” it is OCE of Gills.

Now, on 4 February, the Ukrainian will fight for the finals with
the winner of the match Mandy Minella (Luxembourg) — Zhu Lin (China).

By the way, in Taipei in the first three matches won
Elina Svitolina has already earned 11.5 thousand dollars.

We will remind, in January at the Australian Open, Elina Svitolina beat American
Julia Boserup.

As previously reported, January 5, at the stage of the ¼ finals in
Brisbanein Svitolina defeated the first racket of the world of Azelik
Kerber (Germany).