Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari defeated Russia’s Anastasia Potapova (6:4, 6:4) in the first round of the WTA tournament in St. Petersburg.
The match lasted one hour and 44 minutes. Sakkari landed four aces with five double faults and four break points used. Potapova has two aces, four doubles and three successful break points.
The next opponent of Sakkari will be another Russian Ekaterina Aleksandrova.
WTA Tournament Petersburg Ladies Trophy
Prize pool $703,580
Indoor courts, hard
Maria Sakkari (Greece, 1) – Anastasia Potapova (Russia) – 6:4, 6:4