Athletistic / Tennis. World number four, Russian Elena Rybakina, who has been playing for Kazakhstan since 2018, answered a question about the upcoming match in the 1/8 finals of Wimbledon 2024 with Russian Anna Kalinskaya (number 18 in the WTA rankings).

“Kalinskaya is a very good player, in 2024 she plays well on tour. She is a strong opponent, we have already played several times, with Anya we always have difficult matches. now very confident in her abilities,” Rybakin Wimbledon press service quotes.

In the third round at Wimbledon, Elena Rybakina defeated the former number one racket of the world, Danish Caroline Wozniacki, with a score of 6:0, 6:1. And Anna Kalinskaya at this stage of the tournament broke the resistance of her compatriot Lyudmila Samsonova.

Elena Rybakina became the winner of the Grand Slam tournament on grass in 2022. Anna Kalinskaya has not yet passed the quarterfinals of a major tournament.