Young Ukrainian unsuccessful debut on the clay courts of Paris.
In the Open championship of France Diane Yastremsky
started with a match against 28th seed from Spain Carla Suarez-Navarro. A native
Odessa tried to take revenge on the experienced rival for the recent defeat in Rome.
The first set Yastremsky held at the same high level
which last week in brilliant style won the tournament in Strasbourg.
Diane has sold 1 of the 3 break points, made 10 winnersof not allowed
on his serve any critical situation.
In the second set Yastremsky continued to securely hold her
flow. With the score 4:3 from Diane was a great chance to close the match, but
Suarez-Navarro played double hidden match-point. Tennis players have reached the
tie-break in which Yastremsky not won a single ball.
A heavy defeat in the end
the second set, the Ukrainian suffered in the final set, Suarez-Navarro in just
22 minutes has won 6 games in a row and sent Yastremsky to start
at Roland Garros in doubles.
The premiere performance in Paris
brought Diane Yastremsky 46 thousand euros in prize money and 10 ranking points.
Roland Garros-2019. Women. 1st round
Dayana Yastremsky (Ukraine) – Carla Suarez-Navarro (Spain, 28) – 6:2, 6:7, 0:6