Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina held a semifinal tournament match in the Mexican Monterrey.
The rival of the Ukrainian was Aranta Rus from the Netherlands. The Dutchwoman was unable to oppose Elin and won only one game in two sets. Svitolina has not win by such a margin since 2012. In total, during her career, she has won her 46th “dry” set so far.
In the final of the Monterrey tournament, Elina Svitolina will face off against Marie Bouzkova from the Czech Republic; the latter will play the first final match in her career. The Svitolina - Bouzkova fixture will be held on March 9.
As we reported before, the first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina lost in the 1/16 finals of the Australian Open.
The rival of Elina was the Spanish athlete Garbiñe Muguruza. Svitolina was able to win only one serve in the first set and was ultimately defeated. In the second set, the Ukrainian tried to correct the situation, but nothing came of it, and Muguruza defeated ger easily.