Ukrainian Kozlova has defeated 41-second «racket» of the world on the WTA tournament in Russia

Ukrainian Kateryna Kozlova reaching the second round of the tournament the Women’s tennis Association (WTA) Premier series in Saint Petersburg (Russia) St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy with a prize Fund of $ 753 thousand.

In the first round Kozlov (No. 177 WTA rankings) on Tuesday defeated the 41-second «racket» of the world to Czech Barbora Strycova — 6:3, 6:4, reports «UKRINFORM».

A place in the quarter-finals of the tournament Ukrainka will compete with the winner of a pair of Patricia-Maria TIG (Romania) — Elena Vesnina(Russia).

Note that Katerina Kozlova has made it to the main grid St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy through the qualifying tournament, beating the Russian Vera Dushevina — 6:1, 6:1, her compatriot Marina Zanevsky — 6:4, 0:6, 7:6 (7:5) and the German girl Laura Siegemund — 6:4, 6:0.

Recall that a year ago the first «racket» of Ukraine Elina Svitolina, Kateryna Kozlova and Beygelzimer Yulia took part in the main draw of the prestigious tennis tournament in Dubai with a prize Fund of 2.5 million dollars. Kozlov then towards the main part of the tournament defeated Russians Elena Vesnina.




Ukrainian Kozlova has defeated 41-second «racket» of the world on the WTA tournament in Russia 09.02.2016

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