Elina Svitolina continues successful performance at the tournament category Premier 5 in new haven.
We will remind, in the first two rounds of the competition Elina defeated Darya Kasatkin and Eugene Home. In the original Russian queue lined up and the third girl from the neighboring country – Elena Vesnina are reasonably expected to beat Elina. The Olympic champion saved strength, having in the 1/4 on the failure Anette Kontaveit, and personal meetings were conducted in Ukrainka 2:0. Everything seemed to be in favour of Vesnina, but no.
Svitolina played very confident and allowed her opponent to break point on his serve only in the last game of the match.
In turn, the well-known Arnica not managed to set the pitch and every second ball on the pitch sent out.
The Governor managed to make two breaks in each of the sets, and confidently went to the semifinals of the competition. Already there Svitolina will have to face off with the Swede Ioannou Larsson.
Elina Svitolina (Ukraine, 10) – Elena Vesnina (Russia) – 6:3, 6:1.