Score, report, and key facts
The Latvian won the set after she broke the Chinese in the 3rd (2-1) and in the 9th (6-3) game. That break resulted decisive for Ostapenko to conquer the set as she didn’t concede her serve during the rest of the set.
This set was a no contest after the Chinese conceded no games to Jelena before winning the set 6-0.
Ostapenko overpowered the opposition at the beginning of the set after breaking You in the 2nd game (2-0). Yet, there was more to do for the Latvian to win the set as the Chinese managed to break back in the 3rd (1-2) and in the 5th (2-3) game. Jelena maintained her cool to break Xiaodi in the 4th (3-1), in the 6th (4-2) and in the 8th (6-2) game.
At the end of the match, Ostapenko scored 77 points vs. You’s 69 points.
Jelena was effective when converting 50% of the break points that she procured (6/12). On the other side, the Chinese was struggling in converting her break points as she converted only 45% of her break points (5/11). That was one of the key issues for her defeat.
After this contest, the head to head between Ostapenko and You is 1-0 for Jelena.
Next Match: Jelena Ostapenko vs. Aryna Sabalenka – stats
Ostapenko will compete against Sabalenka in the 2nd round.
There is no head to head record between Jelena Ostapenko and Aryna Sabalenka since this will be the first time that they will square off in the main tour.
Tennis Scores in Zhengzhou
- Polona HercogHercog – Meiling WangWang (6-3 6-4) – See score progression
- Ajla TomljanovicTomljanovic – Lesley KerkhoveKerkhove (6-2 6-0) – See score progression
- Alize CornetCornet – Jia-Jing LuLu (7-61 6-1) – See score progression
- Jelena OstapenkoOstapenko – Xiaodi YouYou (6-3 0-6 6-2) – See score progression
- Alison RiskeRiske – Angelique KerberKerber (5-7 6-4 7-66) – See score progression
- Fiona FerroFerro – Zhaoxuan YangYang (6-2 6-3) – See score progression
- Saisai ZhengZheng – Bibiane SchoofsSchoofs (7-64 6-1) – See score progression
- Kristina MladenovicMladenovic – Ying-Ying DuanDuan (6-2 6-3) – See score progression
- Petra MarticMartic – Jasmine PaoliniPaolini (7-5 6-1) – See score progression
- Sofia KeninKenin – Chloe PaquetPaquet (6-2 7-5) – See score progression
- Caroline GarciaGarcia – Tereza MartincovaMartincova (6-4 4-6 7-5) – See score progression
- Yulia PutintsevaPutintseva – Tamara ZidansekZidansek (6-1 5-7 6-1) – See score progression
- Karolina PliskovaPliskova – Polona HercogHercog (4-1) – See H2H details
- Alize CornetCornet – Sofia KeninKenin (1-1) – See H2H details
- Kiki BertensBertens – Ajla TomljanovicTomljanovic (2-0) – See H2H details
- Saisai ZhengZheng – Alison RiskeRiske (2-4) – See H2H details
- Petra MarticMartic – Fiona FerroFerro (0-0) – See H2H details
- Jelena OstapenkoOstapenko – Aryna SabalenkaSabalenka (0-0) – See H2H details
- Caroline GarciaGarcia – Kristina MladenovicMladenovic (1-1) – See H2H details
- Yulia PutintsevaPutintseva – Elina SvitolinaSvitolina (0-4) – See H2H details