In the updated WTA ranking Ukrainian women do not pass the position

Last week took place the match of the Federation Cup, so any change in the elite part of the WTA rankings did not happen.

In the top 50 remain the three Ukrainian Elina Svitolina (7), Lesya Tsurenko (24) and Diane Yastremsky (34).

The first racket of the world remains the Australian Open champion Japanese Naomi Osaka.

As for other Ukrainians, it has improved his position Kateryna Kozlova (+1, 125) and angelina Kalinina (+1, 130).

The national team of Ukraine in the fed Cup

Saturday, 9 February, the Ukraine national team played the match for third place with team Poland in the First group of Euro-African zone of the Federation Cup. Our team lost with the score 1:2.

First Ukrainian tennis player Kateryna Kozlova in three sets lost to a Polish girl Magdalena French.

From the start of the match, the Ukrainian took control of the game and led 3:0. Polish tennis player managed to equalize 3:3, but another spurt from the Gantry brought her victory in the set 6:3.

In the second game French made the break and took the lead 0:2, but then the native of Nikolaev regained the initiative, making the score 5:3 and he went out to serve for the match. But Kozlov did not altogether lost the match. After losing six games in a row, Kozlov lost the second set and released forward French with two breaks 3:0 in third set. Then the Polish girl brought the game to victory – 6:3, 5:7, 2:6.

The second single Ukrainian tennis player Diane Yastremsky defeated the Polish Yoke Sventek and equalized the score in the confrontation between Ukraine and Poland in the framework of the fight for the third place of the First group of Euro-African zone of the Federation Cup. The meeting ended with the score 7:6(2), 6:4 for the benefit of the inhabitant of Odessa.

Tennis players spent on the court 1 hour and 37 minutes. During this time Yastremsky complied with 9 aces, made 6 double faults and won 4 games at the reception. Her opponent has made 4 aces, 9 times made a mistake in putting the ball in the game, as well as implemented a 3 break points.

It was a steamy duel, in which Kozlov/Kostyuk lost to a pair of Polish Rosolska/Sventek – 1:2 (1:6, 6:1, 6:7).

The first set was dominated by the Polish couples. Our girls did not succeed and as a result defeat with the account 1:6! The second set also began with 0:40 on the flow of Ukrainian, but this game turned out a turning point. Kostyuk and Kozlov failed to protect the pitch and it gave them confidence. In the future, they took the initiative and brought Seth to a confident victory 6:1.

In deciding the struggle at almost every feeding, but at the finish was more successful Polish female tennis player, which ultimately resulted in a score 1:5 and Poland served for the match. Here and began a heroic comeback by our team. It’s hard to believe, but Kozlov and he took five games in a row – 6:5. Martha Kostiuk came to serve for the match, our girls had three match points, but failed nerves and gave the game 6:6. Everything in this match was decided by a decisive tie-break. The war of nerves was won by the representative of Poland – 5:7. And with it the match.

Kozlov/Kostiuk – Rosolska/Sventek – 1:2 (1:6, 6:1, 6:7).

FedCup 2019: Alicja ROSOLSKA (POL) / Iga ŚWIĄTEK (POL) vs Marta KOSTYUK (RUS) / Kateryna KOZLOVA (RUS)

FedCup 2019: Alicja ROSOLSKA (POL) / Iga ŚWIĄTEK (POL) vs Marta KOSTYUK (RUS) / Kateryna KOZLOVA (RUS)

Geplaatst door Polski Związek Tenisowy op Zaterdag 9 februari 2019

Now next year the national team of Ukraine will play the First group of Euro-African zone of the Federation Cup.

Recall that in the group stage in Zielona Gora Ukraine lost to Sweden 1:2, defeated Bulgaria 2-1 and Estonia – 3:0.

Ukrainian women’s team tennis, which is represented by Martha Kostiuk, Diane Yastremsky, Lesia Tsurenko, Katerina Kozlova, and also Hope and Lyudmila Kichenok are in Poland in the framework of the Federation Cup.

Before the beginning of the match, our girls sing the anthem of Ukraine and it looks amazing!

Poland ended the group stage in the First group of Euro-African zone of the Federation Cup. Ukrainian national team became second in their group. On the final day of Ukrainka defeated Estonians with the score 3:0, but in the other game Sweden beat Bulgaria and finished first.

Tomorrow Sweden will play Russia for the upgrade. Ukraine will play for 3rd place in the tournament. Rivals, our girls will or a pole, or by the Danes.

In Zielona Gora Ukraine lost to Sweden 1:2, defeated Bulgaria 2-1 and Estonia – 3:0.

The results of the matches of the national team of Ukraine vs national team of Estonia:

Marta Kostyuk (Ukraine) – Plowed Saar (Estonia) – 2:0 (6:3, 6:0)

Kateryna Kozlova (Ukraine) – Elena Malygina (Estonia) – 2:0 (6:0, 6:0)

N. Kichenok / Kozlov – Gorlitz / Plowed – 2:0 (6:1, 6:0)

Our team includes Diane Yastremsky, Lesia Tsurenko, Martha Kostiuk, Nadezhda Kichenok and Kateryna Kozlova.

Support Ukrainian fans felt at all matches of the Federation Cup.

18-year-old Ukrainian tennis player Diane Yastremsky pleased with the support of the fans. On one of the photos shows that the young inhabitant of Odessa admires the fan with the drum.

It may be because dad Dianne knows how to play drums?

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So happy to win my second title WTA🏆🏆thank you All for the support! Soon fed Cup🇺🇦#letsgoukraine So happy to win my second WTA title🏆🏆 thank you everyone for your support! #DY2019d #2wtatitles @toyotathailandopen @yonex_com

Shared A post by Dayana Yastremska (@dayana_yastremskay) on Feb 3, 2019 at 7:13am PST

Congratulations Elina

The first racket of Ukraine and the seventh racket of the world Elina Svitolina has supported young tennis player Diana Yastremska, which won the WTA tournament in Joaquin (Thailand).

On his Twitter page Svitolina congratulated Yastremsky, and wished not to stop there.

Way to go, @D_Yastremska !!! Keep up the good work 💪🏼🇺🇦 https://t.co/Rf0PRfb4BS

— Elina Svitolina (@ElinaSvitolina) February 3, 2019

As previously wrote Know.ia in the main match of the Thailand Open with a score Yastremsky 2:1 (6:2, 2:6, 7:6 (7:3)) defeated Islay Tomljanovic (No. 49 WTA) from Australia.

Hua hin. The final

Dayana Yastremsky (Ukraine) To Islay Tomljanovic (Australia) – 2:1 (6:2, 2:6, 7:6 (7:3))

The @ThailandOpenHH trophy is yours, @D_Yastremska! 🏆
She overpowered Tomljanovic 6-2, 2-6, 7-6. pic.twitter.com/HO0HEgazfp

— WTA (@WTA) October 3, 2019

That’s some trophy @D_Yastremska! 🏆@ThailandOpenHH pic.twitter.com/LYCekXkwai

— WTA (@WTA) October 3, 2019

As the main prize Yastremsky was handed a beautiful Dolphin!

Note that the 14 October 2018 Yastremsky won the tournament in Hong Kong.

As reported by the portal Know.ia, Yastremsky will perform for Ukraine at the fed Cup, which will take place 6-9 February in Poland.



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