In the second round Russian tennis player defeated Latvia Sevastova
Leg Maria Sharapova immediately after podocyte: Reuters
– Russian Maria Sharapova has won a place in the third round of the Open championship of Australia on tennis, the tournament series “Grand slam” Australian Open.
In the second round of the competition she defeated the representative of Latvia Anastasiya Sevastopol– 6:1, 7:6 (7:4). The match lasted 1 hour 21 minutes 2 seconds.
Earlier, Sharapova and Sevastova against each other in official matches played.
In the third circle the Russian will meet the winner of a pair Angelique Kerber (Germany) – Donna Vekic (Croatia).
The Australian Open traditionally opens the program of the tournament series “Grand slam” in a calendar year.
The current winner of the tournament in men’s category is the Swiss Roger Federer, in female – American Serena Williams.
The prize Fund Australian Open in 2018 is $54 thousand 43млн
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