The first racket of Russia Daria Kasatkina lost in the 1/4 finals of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) tournament in Abu Dhabi to the tennis player from China Zheng Qinwen with a score of 1:6, 2:6. The match lasted 1 hour 19 minutes.
In total, in two sets, the Russian tennis player was able to win three games and did not make a single ace. During the match, she made three double faults and did not convert a single break point. Zheng Qinwen landed four aces and converted four break points. On her account, not a single double fault.
The WTA 500 tournament in Abu Dhabi runs from 6 to 12 February. Two participants from Russia went to the 1/4 finals of the tournament – Veronika Kudermetova and Lyudmila Samsonova.