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Kazakh Putintseva battles through to Australian Open 2nd round

17 January 2018 05:17 1368

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - World №54 Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan kicked off her Australian Open 2018 campaign with a win in Melbourne, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz.

Putintseva, 23, sent home British Heather Watson ranked 68th in the world after eliminating her in straight sets 7-5, 7-6.

Next, she will face Romanian Ana Bogdan who surprising routed 11th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic 6-3, 6-2.

 

 

Keywords: Tennis, Kazakhstan, Sport,
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