Elena Rybakina and Arina Sobolenko meet in Indian Wells final | video

Kazakh tennis player Elena Rybakina and Belarusian Arina Sobolenko they will play Indian Wells Finalin California, category WTA 1.000 and played hard, beating a Pole Iga Swiatek (6-2, 6-2) and Greek. Maria Sakkari (6-2, 6-3) respectively.

Rybakinchampion Wimbledon and tenth in the world ranking, it took only one hour and 17 minutes to send number one in the world, Christmas timewho defended the title of the Californian and fell for the second time against the Kazakhstani.

Starting the competition with a game with an empty serve, Rybakin he interrupted the opponent’s serve and secured the 3-0 lead. He survived two breaks from Swiatek before closing the set with another break.

The Kazakh started the second set with a valuable 5-0 lead, and although she lost two match points in a game that ended in a rout for the Poles, she did not forgive in the next set. guarantee a place in the final after a duel in which he won 82% points from the first serve (28 out of 34) and excellent 5 out of 5 in break points.

There they will fight their executioner in the final Australian Open and number two in the world, Arina Sobolenkowho reached her third final of the season against last year’s runner-up Maria Sakkari of Greece.

Belarusian, who has 4-0 unbeaten record in WTA 1000 Finalsbroke her opponent three times in a row and won the first set of the match.

Already in the second set he took the lead with a score of 2:0, and despite the fact that Sakkari responded with a counter-break, in the sixth game he again broke the pitch, which was a decisive factor for victory.

Kazakhstan and Belarus will meet for the title Sunday V Australian Open final rematch in January; over there, Sobolenko surpassed Rybakin (4-6, 6-3, 6-4) before which he has a remainder 4-0 win your first title Grand slam tournaments.

(According to information from Europe Press)

Source: Aristegui Noticias