Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina faced Renata Zarazua in the second round of the Roland Garros tournament.
Svitolina managed to get the first set. The second one went to Zarazua. In the end, it was the Ukrainian athlete who was able to secure the third set. The final score of the match - Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) - Renata Zarazua (Mexico), 6:3, 0:6, 6:2.
Svitolina's next opponent at Roland Garros will be Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova.
As we reported earlier, on September 26, Elina Svitolina won the Internationaux de Strasbourg tournament.
She faced Kazakhstan's Elena Rybakina. The game lasted three sets, Svitolina managed to win two of them - 6:4, 1:6, 6:2.
It was the 15-th title in her career. The Ukrainian player received 25 000 dollars for the victory.
“It was important for me to regroup and return to the match. It was a really positive moment. Usually, the tournaments are held in very hot conditions. In the end, we managed to play and we are happy that we finished today. There were very different conditions than we expected. I coped well with them," said Svitolina.