Russian tennis player Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova produced a ticket to the quarter finals of the tournament St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy. In the second round game, Pavlyuchenkova beat Elena Ostapenko from Latvia in two games. The match, which lasted one hour and 26 minutes, ended with a score of 6: 4, 6: 4.
The 32nd World No. made five aces, made two double mistakes and implemented three break points out of five. Thus, Pavlyuchenko interrupted two games with failures in matches against Ostapenko.
“I play almost at home, so I really want to win every match. I will do everything possible despite injuries and fatigue, ”said Pavlyuchenkova after the match.
or the semi-finals, the Russian woman will play with the winner of the match between the Belgian Isalin Bonaventure and the Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens. Pavlyuchenkova noted that Bertens knows well because she played with her at the end of last year in Wuhan and at the recent Australian Open in the second round. Belgian Pavlyuchenkova also knows because she was playing with her preseason. “She has made great progress,” said Pavlyuchenkova.
The prize fund of the tournament, which will end on February 3, is 750 thousand dollars.