Flying into Palermo last 8
Sasha managed to get much needed and awaited win in the openning match against Astra Sharma (99 WTA) in Cincinnati. Aliaksandra won the first set just in 23 minutes with the score 6-1.
In the second set Sasha faced some difficulties. She was in the lead with a break 2-0, but Astra found the way to come back into the match and take the second set in 42 minutes with the score 4-6.
But Sasha knew what to do in the final set. She started it in a confident way just like the first one and won 5 games in a row and closed the match in 1 hour 43 minutes with the score 6-1, 4-6, 6-1.
It’s Sasha’s first win in singles since Madrid! And we are really happy for our player! Sasha didn’t give up and has found the way to come back on winning track! And one more exciting news for today! In the second round Sasha will face one more time world number one – Naomi Osaka (1 WTA).
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