The tenth seed of the qualification draw of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Natalia Vikhlyantseva overcame her compatriot Anastasiya Komardina – 6/3, 6/3. The match lasted for 1 hour and 28 minutes. Natalia aced 2 times and made 2 double faults while Anastaiya 0 and 5 accordingly.
«The match was normal. At first it was hard to get into the flow because yesterday I didn’t manage to practice on the centre court. The first match is always stress and thrill. But every match you have to tune in 100 or even 200 percent» – said Natalia to the press-service after the match.
In the next round Natalia Vikhlyantseva will face the winner of the match Vitalia Diatchenko (Russia) vs Daria Mishina (Russia).