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Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko won WTA tournament in China

Source : 112 Ukraine

In the final she defeated tennis player from Serbia
18:32, 24 September 2016

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Ukrainian tennis player Lesia Tsurenko won the WTA tournament Guangzhou International Women's Open in China. In the final match she defeated the former top-ranked Jelena Jankovic (6: 4, 3: 6 and 6: 4). It is reported by the press service of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine.

According to the "Tribune", Jankovic was seeded at this tournament under the second number.

This WTA title became the second in Tsurenko's career. First she won in 2015 in Turkey.

In the first round Ukrainian beat Japanese athlete Yunri Namigata (6: 4, 6: 1), in the second - the representative of Uzbekistan Nigina Abduraimova (6: 2, 6: 2).

In addition, in the quarter-final Tsurenko defeated Alison Risk (3: 6, 6: 4, 6: 0) in the semifinals - Estonian Anett Kontaveit (3: 6, 6: 4, 6: 0).


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