The fifth racket of the world Elina Svitolina advanced to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup tournament category Premier 5 in Montreal.
Rival Ukrainian in the quarterfinals was Elise Mertens. After a difficult first set, the second was given to the Ukrainians much easier. The result is an hour and a half of confrontation, the match ended with the score 7:5, 6:3.
In the semifinals, the Ukrainian will compete with American – Sloane Stephens. As for Stevens, the competition, she not lost a single set. Sloan Svitolina played twice in the asset both players winning one game.
For Svitolina is the fourth entry in the semi-finals in 2018, as it reached the semifinals in Brisbane, Dubai and Rome.
Elina Svitolina – Elise Mertens 2:0 (7:5, 6:3)
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