The 16th World No., German tennis player Julia Goerges, in the first round of the St. The St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy defeated Maria Sakkari from Greece, who ranks 37th in the world ranking, 6/2, 7/5.
For 1 hour and 12 minutes of the match, Julia made seven aces and four breaks, mistaken three times when serving. Maria, on the other hand, gave a thriving three times and implemented one break point, making two double faults. Through personal meetings, opponents became 3: 1 in favor of the Germans.
In the second round of the tournament in St. Petersburg Goerges will play with Russian Vera Zvonareva.