Overcome the crisis: Ukrainian Elina Svitolina confidently went out in 1/8 of the tournament in Mexico

Elina Svitolina overcame the 1/16 finals of the Open championship of Monterrey, which takes place in Mexico. Ukrainian was stronger than the 25-year-old Montenegrin tennis player Danko Kovinic.

Elina Svitolina – Danka Kovinic 2:0 (6:3, 6:2)

This is the fourth meeting between these players, where the advantage in the score of all matches of the Ukrainian tennis player, in its asset three victories over the dank Kovinic.

Add Montenegrin athlete is the 88-th place in the WTA rankings.

Next opponent of Ukrainian in 1/8 finals of the competition will be Belarusian Olga second seeded Govortsova, who in the previous round defeated opponent from the United States Caroline Dolhain – 2:1 (3:6, 6:2, 6:1).

Note that this Elina Svitolina in four tournaments of the new season never got past the 1/16 finals. So far the best result in the Ukrainian season is the quarter-finals at the tournament in Hua hin (Thailand).

Elina Svitolina – Dunk Kovynychi watch the video:

Monterrey Open – international professional women’s tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts Monterrey, Mexico. The first tournament was held back in 2009.

What is known about Olga Govortsova

  • Occupies 142 place the updated WTA rankings.
  • The winner of eight WTA tournaments in doubles.
  • The former eighth racket of the world in the Junior rankings.
  • The winner of one of the Junior Grand slam in doubles (Wimbledon 2004).
  • Finalist of the doubles tournament Orange Bowl in 2003.
  • The four semi-finalist of a Junior Grand slam tournaments in doubles (twice US Open).