Ukrainian tennis player Marta Kostyuk (No. 59 WTA) finished the WTA 250 clay tournament in Strasbourg in singles.
In the first round of the base, the Ukrainian lost to Karolina Pliskova from the Czech Republic (No. 8 WTA).
Strasbourg. First round
Marta Kostyuk (Ukraine) – Karolina Plishkova (Czech Republic) – 4: 6, 2: 6
It was the first meeting of tennis players. Kostyuk lost the seventh match against a rival from the top ten.
In the next round, Pliskova will play against Bernarda Pera of the USA (No. 122 WTA) or Elena-Gabriela Rousse of Romania (No. 52 WTA).
Marta will continue to fight in the doubles tournament.