Svitolina interrupted his unsuccessful series with victory in Hong Kong

Elina Svitolina won the first round match in Hong Kong.

Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina broke his streak of three consecutive defeats by winning a first round match in the tournament in Hong Kong.

In the opening round Svitolina without problems sorted out with 181-th racket of the world Priscilla hon of Australia.

Svitolina first took the lead (3:1), then missed a game on the pitch, but then won three games in a row. At the start of the second batch of girls exchanged breaks. In the eighth game Ukrainka implemented hidden matchball, and then successfully completed the game on his serve.

Next opponent Elina Svitolina will be a Japanese Nao hibino, No. 125 in the WTA rankings.

Earlier it was reported that Svitolina fell to seventh place in the title race.

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