Latvian tennis player Jelena Ostapenko received her pass to the second round of the WTA 500 series in Stuttgart, this time against Raducanu. Thus, beating the British in a great match in two sets (6-2, 6-2) after 2h10min of great tennis.
Shopping cart He was facing his first game Stuttgart WTA after losing in Miami in the round of 16 and wanting to start the clay tour in the best possible way. Raducano, coming off a great tournament in Indian Wells, losing to Swiatek in the round of 32 and losing in the first round in Miami, leaving positive feelings to start the clay tour. Only between both players they had only met onceIn the Seoul tournament, the result favored Ostapenko after Raducanu withdrew due to injury.
Ostapenko takes advantage
The match between Jelena Ostapenko and Emma Raducanu started with both players playing at a high level. However, Latvia took the initiative in the first period and played an aggressive game from the back of the court, giving him an early break in the third game. Ostapenko continued to dominate the set, taking advantage of Raducanu’s unforced errors to get through second break and 5-2 in their favour. Britti tried to react, but Ostapenko’s aggressiveness and great efficiency in serving made him close the set strongly and quickly. with a final score of 6-2.
Ostapenko doesn’t give Raducanu any chance
The second set between Jelena Ostapenko and Emma Raducanu started with the same dynamic dynamic as the first set, with the Latvian staying at a high level of play and showing her strength from the lower part of the court. Ostapenko broke Raducanu’s serve in the third set and repeated the feat with a double break, winning both games. finished quickly with a strong 5-1. Despite Raducanu’s attempts to turn things around, Ostapenko kept her intensity in the game and managed to score a third consecutive break in the seventh set to seal the match. with the final result of the set 6-1 in just 58 minutes.