Became the first semifinalist of the Australian Open

In the Open championship of Australia on tennis which these days passes in Melbourne, decided the first semifinalist in the women’s singles. It was an American Sofia Kenin. In the quarter-final duel it was stronger than the representative of Tunisia OCE of Gills.

Rival spent on court 1 hour 33 minutes. The meeting ended in favor of the 21-year-old Kenin in two games with the score 6:4, 6:4. In the semi-final the American will play against the winner of the match between Ashleigh Barty of Australia and Czech tennis player Petra Kvitova.

Recall that the only representative of Russia in the women’s tournament Australian Open left Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, who in the quarterfinals will meet with the Spaniard Garbine Muguruza.