Athletistic / Tennis. 17-year-old Russian tennis player Mirra Andreeva admitted she was under some pressure being the last Russian woman at Roland Garros.

The 38th racket in the world reached the quarter-finals of Roland-Garros today, June 3. In the 1/8 finals, she beat Varvara Gracheva, representing France. Andreeva will now play with Arina Sabalenka of Belarus in the quarterfinals of the Grand Slam tournament.

Mirra Andreeva reached the quarter-finals of Roland Garros by beating Gracheva

“Is it pride or pressure that I am the last Russian in the tournament? I saw how the guys played, I thought: ‘Wow, that’s cool.’ apparently Paolini has it crushed with experience Yes, I am the last one left, there is this pressure, it is always there”, quotes Andreeva in “Championship”.