Tsurenko has started in Moscow with a hard-fought win

Цуренко стартовала в Москве с тяжелой победы

Lesya Tsurenko

Lesya Tsurenko to reach the second round of the Kremlin Cup.

The second racket of Ukraine Lesya Tsurenko has achieved a difficult victory at the start of the tournament is WTA Premier in Moscow the Kremlin Cup.

In the opening match Tsurenko met with Christina McHale of the United States. The emphasis was first set in which Tsurenko has managed to make only 2 breaks of 15, while McHale no problem got two assists Ukrainka and only when the score was 5:6 in favor of the American Tsurenko defended five break points, failing to translate the game into a tie-break. There are two mini-breaks American Les responded with three that I was able to get Seth to your asset. In the end, the first set lasted more than two hours.

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In the second set, the game went alive. Running the break and leading 3:2 in the second game, McHale has lost four consecutive games and Tsurenko has issued a ticket to the second round where she will fight for the second seed in the tournament Coco Vandevej.

Lesya Tsurenko (Ukraine) – Christina McHale (USA) 7:6(4), 6:3

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