Russian tennis player Ekaterina Makarova, two hours to beat Ukrainian Elina Svitolina with the score 6:3, 7:5, reached the fourth round of the US Open championship, the total prize Fund is $ 42.3 million dollars.
“Honestly, I was very scared when I started having seizures. Fought to the end in each drawing and glad I was able to win. A big thank you to everyone for their support,” said Catherine immediately after the match.
By the way, this was the third match rivals in tournaments of the WTA, while the odds on the side of the 27-year-old, the representative of Russia – 3:0.
For an exit in the quarterfinals of the tournament Makarova will play against Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic, who previously knocked out another Russian woman Daria Kasatkin (7:3, 6:5).