MINSK, 22 July (BelTA) – Belarus' world number 87 Aliaksandra Sasnovich failed to reach the Gdynia Open quarterfinal losing to Ukraine's world number 141 Kateryna Kozlova 6-2, 4-6, 3-6, BelTA has learned.
The match lasted for an hour and 15 minutes. In the quarterfinal Kateryna Kozlova will face either Romania's world number 81 Irina Begu or Poland's world number 143 Katarzyna Kawa. In the first round Aliaksandra Sasnovich saw off Poland's world number 1199 Weronika Baszak 3-6, 6-1, 6-2.
In the quarterfinal Belarus' tennis players Olga Govortsova and Aliaksandra Sasnovich will take on Georgian duo Ekaterine Gorgodze and Oksana Kalashnikova. They reached the Gdynia Open doubles quarterfinal after seeing off German-Slovak tandem Tamara Korpatsch and Tereza Mihalikova 6-3, 5-7, 10-8.
Belarus-Kazakhstan duo Lidziya Marozava and Anna Danilina solved Polish-Russian tandem Weronika Baszak and Varvara Flink 6-1, 2-6, 10-7. In the quarterfinal they will play Irina Bara of Romania and Varvara Lepchenko of the United States.
The tournament in Gdynia will be over on 25 July.