The third racket of the world, Czech Karolina Pliskova, beat Chinese woman Zhu Lin, who is in the 101st line of the WTA rating, with a score of 6/2, 7/6 (4) at the start of Wimbledon.
Tennis players held on the court 1 hour 22 minutes. During this time, 27-year-old Pliskova completed six aces, twice made a mistake when serving and sold four break points, and her 25-year-old rival twice filed, made one double mistake and made two breaks. This was the first official meeting of athletes.
In the second round of the “major” in London, Pliskova will play with Monica Puig.