TORONTO — Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska pulled off an upset at the Rogers Cup women’s tournament Monday, downing Britain’s Johanna Konta 6-3, 6-2 in the first match of the day on centre court.
The 19-year-old Yastremska converted 4-of-10 break points to dispatch her No. 13-ranked opponent in one hour, 21 minutes.
Yastremska fired five aces to Konta’s three and saved 4-of-5 break points, including two in the final game.
The unseeded Yastremska entered her Rogers Cup main draw debut at No. 33, up from No. 104 at this time last year. She was coming off a fourth-round appearance at Wimbledon last month, her …read more
Source: National Newswatch