The third racket of Ukraine Lesya Tsurenko failed to reach the quarterfinals of the tournament WTA International in the U.S. capital.
a ticket to the quarterfinals “Citi
Open” challenged in the match against 84th-ranked Zarina
Diyas, which for the past year and a half twice defeated in the tournaments in Dubai and
Eastbourne. Ukrainian was considered the favorite of the match, but unexpectedly lost two
first set Tsurenko joined the game only when the score was 1:5 – Les for a few
minute made two breaks in a row, but her comeback was interrupted in the 10th game
after a disastrous game on his serve.
the start of the second set Tsurenko led 2:0 – Diyas answered his break and equalized
account. With the score 4:5 Tsurenko in the game on his serve made the match-point in lingering
draw Ukrainka did not aggravate the game and paid for it.
What a way to seal the match! 💪
It claims Zarina Diyas 6-4, 6-4 over Tsurenko.#CO19 pic.twitter.com/uuCABMv79z
— WTA (@WTA) October 1, 2019
Washington Lesya Tsurenko 3420 earned dollars in prize money and 30 points in the WTA rankings.
Lesya Tsurenko (Ukraine, 5) — Zarina Diyas (Kazakhstan) – 4:6, 4:6