Elina Svitolina is now one step closer to the title at the WTA Premier event in Qatar with a prize pool of $916,131.
At the quarter-final stage Svitolina met with the 132-th racket of the world Carolina Mohovoy. Elina in the second round in two sets against Jelena Ostapenko and her opponent in Doha, beginning with the training won five consecutive matches, including a match against the 31st-ranked CoE, Suva
Good form Mohovoy for Svitolina problem was gone. Elina in each set, made two breaks on one bad game on his serve.
In the match against Mohovoy Svitolina has served 2 aces, made one unforced error, made 15 winnershow and implemented 4 of the 11 break points.
Victory over Mohovoy brought Svitolina to return to the top 5 of the WTA rankings. In case of victory in the next match Ukrainian will pass Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova.
For the finals of the tournament in Doha Elina Svitolina will face the winner of the match between eks-the first racket of the world Simona Halep and Julia Gorges.
Elina Svitolina (Ukraine, 4) – Carolina Muchova (Czech Republic) – 6:4, 6:2
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