The first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina overcame the quarterfinal stage of the tournament category Premier Mandatory in Indian wells, USA.
Elina Svitolina – Market Vondrousova 2:1 (4:6, 6:4, 6:4)
In the quarterfinals of the competition where our compatriot played for the first time in his career, Elina met with Czech Maggie Vondrousova and won 4:6, 6:4. 6:4.
The match lasted 2 hours 13 minutes. During this time, the Ukrainian made 3 flow through, implemented 6 of the 11 break points and committed just one double fault. Indicators representative of the Czech Republic amounted to 2 feed through with 5 double faults and completed 5 of 12 break points.
For your success the Ukrainian has already earned 354 thousand dollars in prize money and will compete for a spot in the final with 18-year-old BiancaAndreescu from Canada, who in this tournament have already won such experienced players as Dominika Cibulkova (6:2, 6:2 ) and Harbina of new York (6:0, 6:1).
By the way, for Elina it will be just the second semifinal of the tournament series Premier Mandatory career – she previously only once, in 2016, in Beijing, reached this stage.