Russian tennis player Vera Zvonareva broke through the barrier of the second round of the tournament in St. Petersburg, beating German Julia Goerges in three games – 4/6, 6/4, 6/4.
For 1 hour and 59 minutes of the match, the 97th World No. 34, 34-year-old Vera, made four breaks and two aces, mistaken three times when serving. 30-year-old Julia, who occupies the 16th place in the world classification, took the rival four times, made three aces and two double mistakes.
Russian woman increased the gap in the personal meetings of athletes – 2: 0. In the quarterfinals of the competition St.Petersburg Ladies Trophy Zvonareva will play with Daria Kasatkina.