In the opening round of the competition she defeated German Tatjana Maria
Celebrating the victory in the first round match of Australian Open Russian tennis player Maria Sharapovoj: Reuters
-Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova won a ticket into the second round of the Australian Open, the tournament series “Grand slam” Australian Open.
In the opening round of competition, she defeated the representative of Germany’s Tatjana Maria with the score 6:1, 6:4. The match lasted 1 hour 18 minutes 13 seconds. In the second set she lost 1:3, but managed to succeed in it in particular and the opposition in General.
Earlier, Maria Sharapova and Tatiana Maria with each other is not met.
The ’08 champ is through to the 2R with a 6-4 6-1 victory over Tatjana #Maria.#AusOpen pic.twitter.com/bIEAGS4D9P
— #AusOpen (@AustralianOpen) January 16, 2018
In the second round, Sharapova will play against the winner of a pair Barbara, Lepchenko (USA) – Anastasia Sevastova (Latvia).
First round singles Australian Open in 2018 in full swing. In the women’s singles second round has now reached the following representatives of Russia: Darya Kasatkina, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Elena Vesnina, Maria Sharapova. Fizzled Anna Blinkova, Ekaterina Makarova.
In the men’s category of the Russians I passed Andrei Rublev (won, incidentally, the Spaniard David Ferrera – 7:5, 6:7 (6:8), 6:2, 6:7 (8:6), 6:2), failed – Mikhail Youzhny
The prize Fund Australian Open in 2018 is $54 thousand 43млн