In the fourth launch the Latvian Anastasija Sevastova in 56 minutes outplayed the Russian Varvara Flink – 6/2, 6/1.
The top-seed of tournament confidently started the match with a break, producing her best game – combined shots, changed the rhythm of game, played a lot of slice, shot to the base line and approached the net. In two sets, the Latvian fired an ace twice, while the Russian was never able to break through the defense of her opponent with the first serve.
«Thank you! The crowd is amazing! I was expecting 3 sets. But this game was one of the fastest. I think we have a home advantage here. So it is really nice to play at home, because all people were cheering me up and screaming», commented on her victory Anastasija Sevastova
In the next match Anastasia Sevastova will meet with Dalila Jakupovich from Slovakia.