Russian tennis player Daria Kasatkina overcame the barrier of the first round of the French Open, defeating Italian Jasmine Paolini – 6/2, 6/3.
The match lasted 1 hour and 10 minutes. The 21st racket of the world, 22-year-old Daria, sold six break points, completed one ace and was wrong six times when serving. 23-year-old Paolini, who occupies the 210th place in the WTA ranking, took the opponent’s serve twice, made one ace and two double mistakes.
Previously, the account in the personal meetings of the athletes was equal – 1: 1. In the second round of the tournament Kasatkina will play with the Monica Puig from Puerto Rico.