Ukrainian Elina Svitolina along with his partner from New Zealand’s Artem Sitak defeated the French tandem Myrtil Gorges and the Geoffrey Blancan.
Debut in the mixed doubles has become for Svitolina and her partner Artem Sitak in a training session with enhanced responsibility. In just 52 minutes Elina and Artem defeated the French Myrtil Gorges and the Geoffrey Blancan.
Myrtil Gorges (France)/Geoffrey Blangino (France) — Elina Svitolina (Ukraine)/Artem Sitak (New Zealand) – 1:6, 4:6
In the 1/8 final, Elina Svitolina and Artem Sitak will most likely play against second seeded Sani Mirza (India) and Ivan Dodiga (Croatia ).