Svitolina was unable to defend the title in Montreal (video)

Свитолина не смогла защитить чемпионский титул в Монреале (видео)

The best tennis player of Ukraine from Odessa Elina Svitolina failed to reach the final of the Rogers Cup held in Montreal (Canada). In the semifinals, the 23-year-old Ukrainian lost to the third racket of the world Sloane Stephens of the United States.

Before the confrontation on the court in Montreal the rivals have met each other twice, exchanging in 2014 with victories Stephens was stronger at the Open championship of Australia (7:5, 6:4), and Svitolina won the tournament in the American Charleston (6:4, 6:4).

Reporting the match frankly failed our tennis player. Elina too many allowed to your opponent on the court, and eventually lost in two sets — 3:6, 3:6.

Thus, for their participation in the tournament, Svitolina will get 126 $ 450 in prize money. In the final match of the Rogers Cup and the “Roland Garros”-2018, Stevens will meet the first racket of the world Romanian Simona Halep.


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