The best tennis player of Ukrainian Elina Svitolina next week will leave the top 5 of the WTA rankings. The reason was the defeat of the Ukrainian women’s tournament in Huahin (Thailand).
Svitolina in the quarterfinals lost to the world No. 84 Nao hibino of Japan. For the first time at an early stage Elina will lose rating and 125 points to take sixth place.
Now Elina Svitolina fourth in the WTA rankings. Ukrainka 4-th position move Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) and Bianca Andreescu (Canada).
This season she has played 10 matches, half of which are with representatives of the top 100.
Ukrainian beat only one of them is the 62nd ranked Lauren Davis in the second round of the Australian Open.
Elina Svitolina – Nao Khibiny video of the match
Your last title Svitolina won in October 2018. Then Elina managed to win the Final tournament WTA.
Elina became the first Ukrainian in the history of tennis who won the Final tournament.
In 2019 Svitolina also reached the final of the tournament, but lost to Ashleigh Barty.