Ukrainian Lesya Tsurenko could not finish the match in the first round of the competition in Moscow because of injury.
After a difficult journey in the main draw of the tournament performances of Lesi at the Kremlin Cup is limited to one set in the first round.
For the match against the Kazakh Yulia Putintseva Les came out the favorite, but the first two games on her serve she missed. After Putintseva led 3:0, the game calmed down and the parade breaks continued. Girls three more times took the filing of the opponent, and fortunately for the Ukrainian, it is in this mini-confrontation won 2:1. Thus the score became 3:4, but in the very end of the party, she again lost her serve but with her and Seth.
During the pause between the batches of Les, after consulting with a physical therapist, decided not to continue playing.
Lesya Tsurenko (Ukraine) – Yulia Putintseva (Kazakhstan) – 3:6, failure Tsurenko