Svitolina advanced to the semifinals of the tournament in Taipei

The first «racket» of Ukraine and the 13th number of a world of classification Elina Svitolina won the third match of the tournament the Women’s tennis Association (WTA) International Open Taiwan to Chinese Taipei with a prize pool of $250 thousand.

In the quarterfinals, the 22-year-old from Kharkov, seeded here by the first number, 1 hour 55 minutes beat in Friday’s 181-Yu «racket» of the world OCE of Gills from Tunisia — 6:1, 3:6, 7:6 (7:4), according to UKRINFORM.

In the deciding set, the Ukrainian played four match-balls, and then snatched victory in the tie-break.

In Saturday’s semi-final, Svitolina will meet with the winner of the confrontation between Mandy Minella (Luxembourg) — Zhu Lin (China). The second ticket to the final of the International Taiwan Open will play Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic and Chinese Peng Shuai.

We will remind, quite recently in Australian Open, Svitolina reached the third round in singles and the semifinals in mixed doubles.




Svitolina advanced to the semifinals of the tournament in Taipei 03.02.2017

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