Ukrainian tennis player Dayana Yastremska won the WTA Thailand Open in Hua Hin.
The rival of young Ukrainian was Croatian tennis player Ajla Tomljanović. In the first two sets the athletes exchanged confident victories. The things changed in the decisive third set. At the beginning, Yastremska lost three of her four services, losing 2: 5, but was able to bring the match to a tiebreaker, in which she gave her rival only one inning.
Dayana Yastremska (Ukraine) - Ajla Tomljanović (Croatia) 6: 2, 2: 6, 7: 6
Yastremska had 53 unforced errors, more than her 33 winners, but Tomljanovic only fired seven winners in the match, and was undone at the very end by 32 unforced errors. The players had seven breaks of service each, and ended the evenly-matched clash with the exact same number of points won by both, 97.
For the 18-year-old Dayana Yastremska, the victory in Thailand was the second major win in her career. Last year, she won the Hong Kong tournament.