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Dolgopolov will once again become the first “racket” of Ukraine

Долгополов вновь станет первой "ракеткой" Украины

Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov continued his successful performance at masters ATP in Cincinnati. In the second round of the super tournament Sasha in two sets sorted out with a strong Aussie Bernard Tomic (No. 26 in the world) – 6:4, 6:1. Remember, it was Tomic in the opening round she defeated Ukrainian Sergiy Stakhovsky.

This victory will allow us to exclude in the new ATP ranking to regain the title of the first “racket” of Ukraine. Even if Alexander did not take place in the quarter-finals, on Monday he will go up to 52nd place in the ranking, and Sergiy Stakhovsky, who has long headed the national rating will be 60.

A place in the quarter-finals Long will compete in a duel against the winner of the match janowicz (Poland) – Donaldson (USA, wc).

In the women’s tournament the leader of the Ukrainian tennis Elina Svitolina in the second round will play today against canadian Eugenie Bouchard, who was knocked out of the tournament our Kateryna Bondarenko(7:6, 7:6). Before that Elina and Eugenie played each other in tournaments WTA twice, and both times won the Ukrainian. Also Svitolina beat Bouchard in the match of the Federation Cup Ukraine – Canada in Kiev.