Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina (No. 192 WTA) became a participant in the quarterfinals of the French Open tennis championship in 2023.
In the match of the 1/8 finals in 1 hour and 58 minutes, she beat the 9th racket of the world Daria Kasatkina in two sets – 6:4, 7:6 (7:5).
Curiously, Elina defeated a top 10 tennis player for the first time since April 2021.
In the 1/4 finals of the major in Paris, Svitolina will play with the winner of the match Sloan Stevens (USA, No. 30 WTA) – Arina Sobolenko (No. 2 WTA).