Ukrainian tennis player Kateryna Kozlova reached the quarter finals of the WTA Jiangxi Open tournament in Chinese Nanchang with a 250 000 dollars prize. It is reported by the Tennis portal of Ukraine.
In a match of the second round the native of Mykolaiv defeated Dalila Jakupovic from Slovenia with the score 6-2 6-2.
Reaching the semifinals, Kateryna will play with the winner of pair - Serbian Nina Stoyanovich and Austaralian Samantha Stosur.
In February 2019, Kozlova performed in the quarter finals of the WTA tournament in Budapest. At the moment, 25-year-old tennis player is 74 racket of the world. And the best by far Ukrainian tennis player is the third racket of the world Elina Svitolina, who reached the semifinals of the US Open tennis championship.
Ukraine's No.1 tennis player Elina Svitolina and British athlete Johanna Konta played the US Open's quarterfinal game.
The Ukrainian played a great game, giving up only two serves and making 4 aces. It took her two sets to sort the things out.
The victory over Konta let Svitolina reach the semifinals of the US Open; this is her second semifinal of the Grand Slam tournament in this year, with the first one being played in Wimbledon.