Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova failed to reach the final, which took place in Shenchzhene (China) tournament.
In the 1/2 final match of the competition, Sharapova was defeated by representatives of the Czech Republic Katerina Sinyakova. The meeting ended with the score 6:2, 3:6, 6:3 in favor of a Czech tennis player.
In the final, siniakova will play against Romanian Simona Halep.
The tournament in Shenzhen Sharapova began with a victory over Romanian Michaela Buzarnescu – 6:3, 6:0. In the second round she has defeated Alison Riske (USA) – 4:6, 6:3, 6:2. In the quarterfinals she defeated Zarina Diyas from Kazkhstan – 6:3, 6:3.
The prize Fund of competition – $626 thousand 750.