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The first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina without problems overcame the second round of the tournament WTA International in Hong Kong.
In the second round, “Hong Kong Tennis Open” Svitolina met with the 125-th racket of the world Nao hibino. With the Japanese Elina last year was to play in Taipei, but because of injury had not reached the court.
First set Svitolina won in just 23 minutes – Ukrainian made three breaks, and on his serve and did not allow a single break point.
In the second game the leader of sowing in Hong Kong continued to dominate on the court. One bad game on his serve Svitolina compensated for two
breaks and without problems ended the match in their favor.
Svitolina in the match against hibino filed 7 aces, made 2 double faults, won 71% of games with the first filing and has implemented 5 of the 11 break points.Elina Svitolina for the first time in two months reached the quarter-finals of the WTA tournament and increase their chances of getting to the Final tournament. Next opponent of Ukrainian women in Hong Kong will be the sixth-seeded Wang Qiang.
Elina Svitolina (Ukraine, 1) – Nao Hibino (Japan) – 6:0, 6:3