Kichenok has become the first Ukrainian who came out in the 1/4 finals in the doubles at the US Open

Киченок стала первой украинкой, которая вышла в 1/4 финала парного разряда US Open

Lyudmila Kichenok and Elena Ostapenko

This season Kichenok and Ostapenko has played in the quarterfinals of the Grand Slam – Roland Garros.

Ukrainian tennis player Lyudmila Kichenok with Latvian Jelena Ostapenko in the fourth round of the doubles of the US Open championship defeated Barbora Strycova and Behold Suva with the score 6:4, 6:3.

The match time was 1 hour and 29 minutes. During the Ukrainian-Latvian Duo twice filed through, made 7 double faults and won 5 games at the reception. Czech and Taiko is implemented, only 3 break points.

Thus, Lyudmila – the first Ukrainian tennis player to reach the quarterfinals of the US Open. Before that two years in a row Kichenok lost in the third round.

Within the 1/4 finals they face a pair of Caroline Dahid / Vania king.

Previously, Elina Svitolina advanced to the quarterfinals of the US Open and did it for the first time in his career.

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