The match with injuries to both players ended with the victory of the Ukrainian.
Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko in the 1/8 finals of the Open championship of the USA on tennis was opposed to the Czech Market Vondrusova.
Tsurenko made a good start to the match, winning pitch at the reception. However, with the score 4:1 in their favor Ukrainka felt pain in her left hip and she needed the help of doctors. Then Vondrousova took the initiative and stepped forward. Les still fought to the end and finished the first batch of the tie-break, where possible, a sore leg is not allowed to fight on equal terms with the opponent.
It seemed that on the second set, Tsurenko will not work, however after a few minutes in the room under the stands Ukrainian decided to continue the match.
Our tennis under the constant cries from the stands: “Lesya the best!” managed to turn the tide of the game, having three breaks in the second set, to level the score in the match. Note that in the middle of the party Vondrusova already felt the pain in my hip and went to reshumot set with a special brace.
In the third set Tsurenko has recorded three breaks, while losing only one his serve and brought the match to victory.
Lesya Tsurenko (Ukraine) – Market Vondrousova (Czech Republic) – 6:7, 7:5, 6:2
In the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis Tsurenko will play against Japanese Naomi Osaka.
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