Athletistic/Tennis. Russian tennis player Daria Kasatkina, ranked 17th in the world rankings, defeated Poland’s Magda Linette, ranked 23rd in the WTA rankings, in the Azalea group match of the WTA small finals tournament in Zhuhai. The Russian won with a score of 6:3, 6:3.

The duration of the match was 2 hours 10 minutes. Kasatkina served four times, committed six double faults and converted eight break points out of 16 won. Lynette committed four double faults and five successful breaks out of 17.

Previously, Kasatkina defeated Czech tennis player Barbora Krejcikova in this tournament. Thus, the Russian athlete reached the semi-finals. The competition will last until October 29.

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