The strongest tennis player of Ukrainian Elina Svitolina has suffered unexpected defeat in the opening match of the Wimbledon tournament.
Another campaign for Helmet for Svitolina started with a match against the 57-th racket of the world Tatiana Maria, who last week won the herbal the Mallorca tournament. The bookies, despite the good form of German women, do not doubt in the victory Svitolina.
At the start of the match Svitolina could not adapt to a specific style of Mary – the German cut the ball on both sides and are constantly forced Elina to get out to the net. Only when the score was 1:5, Svitolina began to find their game – Ukrainian made two breaks in a row and equalized. In the tie-break Svitolina once again faced a wave of errors, Maria acted in the hope and took the first set.
In the second set Svitolina with three breaks were able to equalise. Maria was again close to success, but in the end Seth has missed three break points.
It seemed Svitolina at the expense of the class will bring the matter to a comeback victory, however, Elina was again allowed himself for a long period of failure. From 0:5 to win the fifth racket of the world could not.
Elina Svitolina for the first time in 2014 flew to the Grand slam tournament after the first match. At the end of the Wimbledon Ukrainian, most likely, will leave the top 5 of the world rankings and will complicate the task of qualifying for the Final tournament.
Elina Svitolina (Ukraine, 5) – Tatjana Maria (Germany) – 6:7, 6:4, 1:6
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