US Open (WTA): the Ukrainian Kozlov for the first time in his career passed the second round

US Open (WTA): украинка Козлова впервые в карьере прошла во второй круг

Kateryna Kozlova

Kateryna Kozlova for the first time in his career won a main draw match at a Grand slam tournament.

The fourth racket of the Ukraine’s Kateryna Kozlova defeated the Romanian Irina Begu in the opening round of the U.S. Open.

Losing start your first game on the pitch, Kozlov lost 0:2, but took the next six games and won the first set.

The second set again started with a break from the Run, but here, the Ukrainian did not give the opponent to break away and performed a back break. Further, the Ukrainian once again took delivery rivals and with the score 5:3 in their favor served for the match.

Three match points was our tennis players, but neither one of them she could not take advantage. The run not only made the break, but eventually managed to level the score and translate the game into a tiebreak where he led 6:2, being close to winning, but Katherine played four set point fourth try brought the match to a victorious end, for the first time issuing a ticket to the second round at Grand Slam tournaments.

For Gantry this is the fourth victory on the courts in new York this year, as the Ukrainian made it to the main draw of the US Open through three rounds of qualifying.

In the second round of the US Open Kateryna Kozlova will play against the winner of the match Anastasia Sevastova (16) – Karina Witthoeft.

Irina Begu (Romania) – Kateryna Kozlova (Ukraine) – 2:6, 6:7 (7)

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