As expected, the Ukrainian athlete, the game with the current opponent does not like a Sunday stroll.
A native of Odessa, now practicing in Kharkov, the first racket of Ukraine, the sixth racket of the world Elina Svitolina had a very difficult second round match of one of the most prestigious tennis tournaments – Roland Garros (Open championship of France). The result of the first set were no signs of our compatriot’s nothing good, according to “Ð”Ð¸Ð°Ð»Ð¾Ð³.UA”.
Before Elina admitted that it expects a very difficult match against Bulgarian Tsvetana Pironkova. Despite the fact that the soil at Roland Garros – not the most convenient cover for this athlete in the first round she easily figured out pobeditelnitsa six tournaments WTA Mona Barthel.
At the beginning of the match, Svitolina and Pironkova everything went smoothly: the rivals have taken your feed, yet when the score was 3:3 an unfortunate ricochet off the grid did not lead to the fact that she lost the game with his ball. Our troubles were not over. Pironkova took his serve, and then the “ball” of the opponent, thus winning the first set 6:3.
However, the Ukrainian did not give up and, taking a small break between sets and caught the game. In the second game of the first three supply the Pironkova was taken surprisingly easy. However, on their “balls” thing is why was something not so good. But after a while Svitolina was to beat the opponent in this component.
The second set was won with the same score, and lost the first. And in deciding the Ukrainian gave the grinder just two games, and he confidently took six. It is noteworthy that at the end of the match Elina increasingly salaseviciute draws of the smash shots, blows right through.
The total score in the match 3:6, 6:3, 6:2 in favor of Ukrainian women. It comes out in the third round, where ecoperlite will be the pole Magda linette, who beat the Croatian Ana Groom.
Recall that in the third round of the prestigious tennis tournament Roland Garros has veraville another representative of Ukraine Lesya Tsurenko, leaving the chance of more award-winning Russian Ekaterina Makarova (6:2, 6:2).
As previously reported, in the first round of the Open championship of France on tennis Elina Svitolina two sets has beaten its last year’s offender Yaroslav Shvedova from Kazakhstan.