The 22nd World No., Latvian tennis player Jelena Ostapenko, in the second round of the competition St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy lost to the Russian woman Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, who occupies 32nd place in the world ranking, – 4/6, 4/6.
For 1 hour and 24 minutes of the match, Elena made two aces and one break, having been mistaken four times when serving. While Anastasia filed five times right through and implemented three break points, making three double faults.
Through personal meetings, opponents became equal – 1: 1. In the quarterfinals of the tournament in St. Petersburg Pavlyuchenkova will play with the winner of the match between the Belgian Ysaline Bonaventure and Dutch Kiki Bertens.