Hope Kichenok lost in the second round of the Australian Open

Надежда Киченок уступила во втором круге Australian Open

Hope Kichenok

Ukrainian concluded in a pair of Chinese Wang Yafang.

Ukrainian tennis player Nadezhda Kichenok along with a Chinese van Apani sheathed racket in the second round of the doubles tournament of the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Kichenok and Wang, Yafang in two sets lost to the Czech Kveta Peschke and American Nicole Melichar with the score 4:6, 3:6. The match lasted 1 hour 22 minutes.

The fate of the first set was decided by a single break, and in the second game on four breaks of the opponents of the Ukrainian-Chinese couple only answered two.

Kichenok for the fourth time in his career participated in a paired grid, the Australian major. Last year Hope had established his personal record, reaching 1/8 final in doubles.

We will remind, in the first round, Kichenok defeated compatriot Dayana Yastremsky.

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