Ukrainian tennis players continue to struggle for an exit in the main draw of the U.S. Open.
The fourth racket of the Ukraine’s Kateryna Kozlova in just 43 minutes, defeated the Frenchwoman Chloe Paquet and followed in the semi-final qualification. A native of Nikolaev made the maximum six breaks and missed one game on his serve.
Gantry next opponent in the qualification will be the representative Hungary’s Fanny STOLLAR, which occupies in the WTA rankings 237-th row.
Ekaterina Kozlova (Ukraine, 10) – Chloe Paquet (France) – 6:0, 6:1
Ilya Marchenko in the opening qualifying round of the US Open was his first match after a month pause due to a shoulder injury. Long simple impact on the game of the third racket of the country – Marchenko unexpectedly lost 199-th racket of the world to Joris de Loore.
The first set the Ukrainian took through the only break in the second game when the score was 3:4 Marchenko gave his serve and missed the chance to close the match in two sets. Key in the deciding set was the fifth game de Loore made the break, and then three times defended his serve.
Ilya Marchenko (Ukraine) – Joris de Loore (Belgium) – 6:3, 3:6, 4:6
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