Ukrainian Elina Svitolina commented on the victory over the third racket of the world of Karolina Pliskova.
The first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina managed, for the first time in seven head-to-head, beat the Czech tennis player Karolina Pliskova. In addition, Elina for the first time in his career he managed to reach the semi-finals of the Open championship of Italy.
“I am very satisfied with the match. Satisfied not only by the fact that we were able to get a victory, but how did you cope with the pressure during the match and out of difficult situations.
My game in the tiebreak I liked especially. Such moments can be proud of.
Carolina had several set balls and even served on the party. I tried not to think about it, and just played my game”, – quotes the official site Svitolina WTA.
Note that today’s success will allow the Ukrainian to return to the top ten tennis players in the world.
Tomorrow Svitolina will cross rackets with Spanish Garbinie Mugurusi. In case of victory and, as a consequence, in the final, Elina will move from ninth place on the WTA rankings, which will update the personal record.
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