Svitolina Reaches Wimbledon Semifinals
Svitolina is the first Ukrainian tennis player to ever reach the semifinals at the Wimbledon tournament
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Ukraine’s top-seeded tennis player Elina Svitolina, currently number 8 in the WTA rankings, has defeated Karolina Muchova of the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals of the Wimbledon tennis tournament to reach the semifinals
Svitolina defeated Muchova 7-5, 6-4 in London on July 9, 2019, Ukrinform reports.
The match lasted one hour and 34 minutes.
Svitolina has become the first Ukrainian to reach a Wimbledon semifinal.
In the semifinals of the tournament, Svitolina will take on former world number 1 Simona Halep of Romania, who is currently in 7th place the WTA rankings, just one spot above Svitolina.