Tennis player Aleksandrova advanced to the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup
The eighth seeded Russian Ekaterina Aleksandrova reached the quarter-finals taking place in Moscow the Kremlin Cup. The prize Fund of tournament of series WTA Premier is $1 million.
In the second round, Alexandrova defeated her compatriot Anna Kalinskaya with the score 6:1, 6:1. The meeting lasted only 55 minutes. During this time, Alexandrova performed a 11 aces and made four double faults and implemented 6 break points out of 12, giving the opponent a throw-in.
«Alexandrov played very well today, I served well. She was playing aggressive. She has a great chance to win the Cup of the Kremlin», — quotes Kale «R-Sport».
In the first round, Alexandrova won Cepelovo Jan from Slovakia (6:1, 6:4). Her next opponent will be Croat Donna Vekic or Carolina Mohova from the Czech Republic.
Earlier on Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup went to the Belgian Kirsten Flipkens and Belinda Bencic from Switzerland. Of flipkens in the second round defeated fifth-seeded Ukrainian Dayana Amtiskaw (6:3, 3:6, 6:3). Bencic, the third racket of the tournament, the defeated Polona hercog of Slovenia (1:6, 6:3, 6:4).