Dayana Yastremsky continues to rewrite his own achievements. 18-year-old Ukrainian for the first time in his career reached the final of tournament of series WTA.
Yastremsky won the representative of China Zhang Shuai and reached the final of the tournament in Hong Kong. The Ukrainian started the match, failing to make a break in the third game. However, the Chinese rallied and took four games in a row, once in the set 2:5. Yastremsky said at least powerfully – Ukrainian took 5 games in a row and won the set 7:5.
In the second set, Shuai Zhang again was leading by a wide margin – 0:3. But Yastremsky has again made an incredible comeback, taking 5 games 5:3. After that, the Chinese won on his serve, and Yastremsky on own serve closed the match 6:4.
For the main trophy of the competition Yastremsky will compete with the winner of the match Harbin of Wind – Wang Qiang.
In turn, Elina Svitolina failed to reach the semi-finals of the same tournament. 1/4 th of the best Ukrainian tennis player lost to Wang Qiang of China, which occupies the 24th place in the ranking of WTA – 2:6, 4:6.
Meeting at the court lasted 1 hour and 16 minutes of pure time. At the end of the second set of the match, which began on Friday, because of the rain, were played on Saturday.
Shuang Zhang – Dayan Yastremsky 0:2 (5:7, 4:6)
Elina Svitolina – Wang Qiang 0:2 (2:6, 4:6)
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