17-year-old Martha Kostiuk were able to overcome the quarter-final stage at the ITF tournament in Valencia (Spain). In a dramatic match has overcome the Ukrainian resistance Aranci Ruiz.
Martha Kostiuk – Arantxa Ruiz 2:1 (6:4, 3:6, 6:0)
In the first set between players was fierce fighting. Mar managed only twice to win on his serve, but made four breaks. This allowed her to snatch victory in the first set.
In the second game both players played better in their feeds. The Dutch only once gave up filing a Ukrainian. This allowed Ruiz to win the set, as she did on the break more.
It seemed that in the last set the audience in for a real fight. And he defeated 28-year-old opponent with the score 6:0. The fight lasted almost 2 hours.
In the semifinal he will play against Tamara Corpach from Germany. Prior to that, tennis players are not met.
Last week he reached the final of ITF tournament in France, which lost Natalia Vikhlyantseva.