In the third round match of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) tournament in Melbourne, Russian Daria Kasatkina beat compatriot Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, writes TASS.
The game ended with a score of 2: 6, 6: 1, 6: 4 in favor of 23-year-old Kasatkina. In the quarterfinals, she will play with Croatian Petra Martic.
Earlier it became known that the Russian tennis player Aslan Karatsev beat the Canadian Felix Auger-Alyassim, thus reaching the quarterfinals of the competition. Prior to that, it was reported about the victory of another athlete from Russia, Andrei Rublev, who entered the fourth stage of the tournament.
Meanwhile, the Australian Open Tennis Championships will be held despite the imposition of strict quarantine measures in the state of Victoria, while the meetings will be held without spectators.