Ukrainian tennis player Diane Yastremsky for the first time in his career he reached the semi-finals of the Women’s tennis Association tournament. On the International tournament in Hong Kong, the Ukrainian woman in two batches beat the world No. 317 Christina Kucove from Slovakia with the score 7:6 (8:6), 6:2. The match time was 1 hour and 30 minutes, according to the website of the competition.
For the finals of the competition 18-year-old Ukrainian will face the winner of the match Daria Gavrilova (Australia, 7) — Zhang Shuai (China, 9). WTA with a prize Fund of 250 thousand dollars will finish on October 14.
Previously, Diane Yastremsky through the exit in the second round the basics at the tournament in new haven has managed to beat your personal record, set in mid-July (100). In the updated WTA rankings August 27, 18-year-old athlete climbed to the 98 line.