Svitolina: Putintseva familiar with my game and I was with her

Свитолина: Путинцева знакома с моей игрой, а я - с ее

Elina Svitolina commented on his next opponent.

The first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina will play the tournament in the Chinese Zhengzhou, where her first opponent will be Yulia Putintseva from Kazakhstan.

The Ukrainian admitted that familiar with the opponent and knows what to expect from it in the match.

“C Putintseva we have met many times before, I know her for a long time. I think the first time we each other saw when we were 10 years old. So she knows my game, and I am with her, so I roughly have an idea what to expect. I will try to practice today, to feel the court, the ball, in Asia very different conditions compared to the rest of the tournaments. When playing the first match, there are certain difficulties. But I will try to prepare for any situation and to be in good shape for the upcoming match,” said Svitolina.

Recall that after reaching the semifinals of the US Open, Svitolina climbed to third place in the WTA rankings, and celebrated this event in a restaurant.

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