The Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova fell to the second seed of the St. PetersburgLadies Trophy 2020 and defending champion of the tournament Kiki Bertens – 6/1, 4/6, 6/1. The Dutch made 7 aces and 5 double faults and Ekaterina – 6 and 8 accordingly. Bertens converted 5 out of 7 break points, while Alexandrova – 4/10.
«I am really happy with the result, of course. I am happy that can play a final tomorrow. I am happy to be in the finals. Thanks for the support. I know that you cheered for the Russian girls, sorry that I kicked out three of them. Hopefully tomorrow you will be on my side», – said Kiki after the match.
In the final Kiki Bertens will face the representative of Kazakhstan Elena Rybakina.
You can watch live broadcasting of matches here http://tv.formulatx.com/. The broadcasting is available only in Russia.
The tournament WTA St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy 2020 takes place at “SIBUR ARENA” from 10 to 16 February. The tournament is supported by the title sponsor “Gazprom export”.