Svitolina successfully started on tournament in Qatar

Свитолина удачно стартовала на турнире в Катаре

Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina advanced to the quarterfinals of the Qatar Total Open in Doha. In the match of 1/8 final of the Ukrainian beat Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia.

Svitolina confidently started the game after taking the lead 3:0. However, in the seventh game Ostapenko played the break, then equalized. The Ukrainian won the next two games, scored the first set in the net.

Shortly after the start of the second set tennis players have exchanged breaks. They did it in the end of the meeting. Only this time Svitolina has won twice on the filing of the opponent, while Ostapenko – just once.

Elina Svitolina – Jelena Ostapenko 2:0 (6:4, 6:4)

In the quarterfinal Elina Svitolina will play against the representative of the Czech Republic Carolina Mohovoy, which is 132nd in the WTA rankings.

Worth adding that the tournament in Doha speaks another Ukrainian Lesya Tsurenko. She can play against Svitolina in the semi-finals. However, Tsurenko before in the 1/8 finals we should beat the ex-first racket of the world Simona Halep. And to win in the quarterfinals, as Svitolina.

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