Kharkiv sportswoman started the tournament in the Malaysian capital with a bold and effortless victory.
racket of the world rankings and the leader of the Ukrainian women’s tennis Elina Svitolina
to reach the second round of the tournament in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), beating in two
sets Chan soo Jeong from South Korea, reports “Dialog UA”.
250th #WTA win for @ElinaSvitolina!Downs Jang 6-2, 6-3 for a spot in @alyawtamo Second round! pic.twitter.com/JTaHBsMTr6
— WTA (@WTA) 28 Feb 2017
The duel of the first round of the main tournament
lasted a little less than half an hour. Ukrainian confidently won both sets,
giving the opponent a total of five games out of 17. The total bill of parties 6:2, 6:3 in
favor by Elina Svitolina.
Thus, the Ukrainian tennis player won
the thirteenth victory in a row, which, moreover, was a jubilee, the 250th
the success of the WTA.
In the next round of the Malaysian tournament Elina
Svitolina will face an opponent from Japan’s Nao Hibino.
We will remind, on Saturday, February 25, the first
racket of Ukraine Elina
Svitolina triumphantly won the prestigious WTA tournament in Dubai, up
tenth tier of the world rankings in the women’s singles tennis.
As previously reported, the Ukrainian fighter mixed style
knocked out the Russians at the world Junior Championships in Yaroslavl and won