The seventh racket of the world, Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina, in the semifinals of the competition Qatar Total Open could not beat Romanian Simona Halep, who is third in the world ranking, – 3/6, 6/3, 4/6.
For 2 hours and 7 minutes of the match, Elina made two aces and three breaks, mistaken three times when serving. While Simona once gave right through and implemented four break points, making two double faults.
Through personal meetings, opponents became 4: 3 in favor of Ukrainian. In the final of the Doha tournament, Halep will play with Elise Mertens.