The 32nd World No., Russian tennis player Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, defeated Rebecca Peterson from Sweden, who is ranked 54th in the world ranking, in the qualifying match of the Federation Cup – 6/3, 6/2.
For 1 hour and 20 minutes of the match, Anastasia made two aces and three breaks, having made a mistake twice when serving.
Whereas Rebecca once bore through and made three double faults. Account of personal meetings of opponents became equal – 1: 1. Thus, the Russian team went into the qualifying matches of the “Federation Cup”.