Russian tennis player defeated the first racket of the Kremlin Cup
Russian tennis player Veronica Kudermetova reached the quarter-finals taking place in Moscow the Kremlin Cup. Prize Fund of the competition of WTA Premier is $1 million.
In the second round Kudermetova won the first seeded Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) with the score 6:2, 1:6, 7:5. The meeting lasted two hours, one minute. During this time she has performed eight aces and made two double faults and implemented five break points out of 12, giving the opponent four your submission.
In the first round Kudermetova beat OCE of Gills from Tunisia (6:3, 6:3). In the quarterfinals she will face the winner of the match between two Russians — Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Varvara Gracheva.
Earlier in the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup, has released another Russian tennis player Ekaterina Alexandrova. Her next opponent in the tournament will be Carolina Mohova from the Czech Republic.
Veronica Kudermetova — the daughter of two-time champion of Russia on hockey Edward Kudermetova. The forward won gold medals as part of Kazan «AK Bars» (in 1998) and Magnitogorsk «Metallurgist» (in 2007).
In may 2019 Kudermetova showed the best result of his career on tournaments «the Grand slam». 22-year-old Russian has reached the third circle «Rolan Garros», won during the competition the ex-first racket of the world Caroline Wozniacki from Denmark. Now in the WTA rankings, she holds the highest career 42-e a place.