Ukrainian tennis player Lesya Tsurenko defeated in the first round of the WTA Premier event in Moscow on the sixth seeded Russians Darya Kasatkina.
Match Lesia Tsurenko (Ukraine) Darya Kasatkina (Russia, 6) tournament VTB Kremlin Cup ended with the score 4:6, 6:7 (1), reports btu.org.ua.
The match lasted almost 2 hours. Tsurenko took the lead with a break of 3:1, and further until the end Seth managed to take only one game. Kasatkina continued its successful series in the second game (2:0), but Ukrainian equalized. The opponents then continued to exchange breaks and in the end, Seth came to Taib rail. Kasatkina made four mini-break, losing one, drawing on his serve, and went to the next round.
Hardoi tror VTB Kremlin Cup – WTA Premier with a prize Fund 790 208 thousand dollars will last in Moscow until Saturday, October 20.
We will remind, in the updated WTA rankings, the second racket of Ukraine Lesya Tsurenko repeated his best achievement in the career has risen to 26th place.