At the stage of the 1/8 finals of the Australian Open, the leader of the world women’s tennis, Iga Swiatek from Poland, stopped fighting. In two sets, she could not oppose anything to the current Wimbledon champion Elena Rybakina, who represents Kazakhstan – 4:6, 4:6.
Sventek completed two passes through the game, made one double fault and twice realized a break point out of 4 (50%). Rybakina has six aces, one double fault and four realized break points out of six (67%).
Australian Open. 1/8 finals
Iga Sventek (Poland, 1) – Elena Rybakina (Kazakhstan, 22) – 4:6, 4:6
In the quarterfinals of the Australian Open, Rybakina will play with Alena Ostapenko from Latvia, who defeated Corey Gauff from the USA.