The first racket of Ukraine Elina Svitolina failed to reach the final of a major canadian tournament category WTA Premier 5 with prize money of $2,820,000.
Match with the current champion of the US Open and a finalist at Roland Garros, Sloane Stephens Svitolina started with four consecutive lost games. Ukrainka in the end Seth tried to get back in the game, but after the break in the seventh game immediately gave his serve.
In the second set, Svitolina was the first to give his pitch, then failed to convert three break points and sent Stevens into the lead. Elina has been successful to play at the reception, however, the break was followed by a new failure on his serve. With the account 5:3 Stevens victory is not given.
In the match with Stevens filed Svitolina 1 ACE, made 2 double faults, made 12 winnersof with 31 unforced error and implemented 2 out of 10 break points.
After failing to defend last year’s victory at the canadian Premiere, Elina Svitolina in the WTA rankings for the first time in 15 months, will leave the top 6 and will be the seventh racket of the world.