Dayana Yastremska is marching fast toward the top of the rankings. The 19-year-old is currently the world no.28; however, she is already no.24 in the live rankings and she is approaching fast the top20.
Dayana has won already 2 titles in 2019 and she is going for more this week in Moscow where she looks to be in great form. Dayana defeated the defending champion, Daria Kasatkina, 6-1 6-4 after playing a rather good match.
Dayana happy with her tennis
The Ukrainian didn’t hide her satisfaction for her performance in Russia to comment:
“I’m really pleased with my level of tennis today. Particularly when she started to come back in the second set. It was important for me to show my best game here today, and I enjoyed the challenge of coming up against the defending champion.”
Next vs. Flipkens
Dayana will face Kirsten Flipkens in the 2nd round. They have never played each other so far.
Yastremska in Moscow, ranking, and results in 2019
Ranked no.28, the Ukrainian has a 33-20 win-loss record in 2019. Yastremska is playing in Moscow where she beat Daria Kasatkina 6-1 6-4.
Yastremska will fight against Flipkens in the 2nd round. They have never played each so far on the main tour.
Yastremska conquered 2 titles in 2019 in Hua Hin and in Strasbourg.