Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina in the finals of the tennis tournament in Taipei defeated her Chinese counterpart Shuai Peng.
Svitolina celebrated her victory after two sets, which she won with a score of 6-3 and 6-2. As a result, competition trophy with a prize fund of 250 thousand dollars went to Ukrainian girl.
"It's unbelievable. I did not even think that I would play in the final, because I had a very tough match in the quarterfinals. I am happy with the way I was able to play today. I got great pleasure and support from the fans on the stands. The audience supported me the whole week, it pushed me to play better and better.
Shuai Peng started the match well, but I coped with it. I was focused on my strategy and remained calm, " said Elina Svitolina after the final.
We add that this is the fifth single title in Svitolina's career, which is a record for Ukraine.