Ukrainian Dayana Yastremsky has successfully overcome the barrier of the first round at the WTA tournament in Tianjin, China.
In the first round our compatriot confidently beat in two sets the Chinese Lin Zhu – 6:2, 6:3.
The meeting lasted 1 hour and 9 minutes. In the first set Dayan made two breaks and has won 6:2. In the second game the Ukrainian again won two games on the filing of the opponent – 6:3.
In the 1/8 finals Yastremsky will play against Shuai Peng from China. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 9.
Sport 24 wrote that a day earlier, another representative of Ukraine at the tournament in Tianjin Kateryna Bondarenko lost in the first round. Ukrainian lost to Briton Heather Watson.