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Elina Svitolina vs Lesia Tsurenko, Cincinnati R2 Preview

Western & Southern Open, πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸŒ‰ Cincinnati R2 Preview + Prediction
(5) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ Elina Svitolina vs πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ Lesia Tsurenko

The 5th seeded Elina Svitolina begins her 2017 Western & Southern Open campaign against fellow Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko on Wednesday evening. Svitolina arrives in Cincinnati as number 1 on the U.S Open series leaderboard after winning her 5th title of the year last week at the Rogers Cup in Toronto. Svitolina will look to keep the positive momentum going in Cincinnati as she builds towards New York.

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Madison Keys vs Lesia Tsurenko, Stanford QF Preview

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(3) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Madison Keys vs (7) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ Lesia Tsurenko

A fascinating quarter-final clash at the Bank of the West Classic in Stanford sees the highest ranked American Madison Keys come up against the seventh seeded Lesia Tsurenko. Madison Keys has had an injury plagued season and will be hoping to gain confidence and match fitness during the early tournaments of the U.S Open series before heading to New York for the final Grand Slam of the year. Keys was rusty in her opening clash and will face her first real test on Friday when she takes on the consistent Lesia Tsurenko.

Madison Keys of the United States in action during the second round of the 2017 Bank of the West Classic WTA Premier tennis tournament

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Maria Sharapova vs Lesia Tsurenko, Stanford R2 Preview

#BOTWClassic, πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ» Stanford R2 Preview + Prediction
(wc) πŸ‡·πŸ‡Ί Maria Sharapova vs (7) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ Lesia Tsurenko

Maria Sharapova made a successful return to competitive action on Monday at the Bank of the West Classic. Sharapova claimed a three set win over Jennifer Brady, displaying glimpses of her best tennis in a topsy-turvy performance. Sharapova will continue her Stanford campaign on Wednesday when she comes up against the 7th seeded Lesia Tsurenko in the second round. Tsurenko claimed a comfortable straight set win over Lara Arruabarrena in the opening round. Interestingly, this will be the first ever meeting between the pair.

Maria Sharapova of Russia in action during her first round match at the 2017 Bank of the West Classic WTA Premier tennis tournament

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Ekaterina Makarova vs Lesia Tsurenko, Roland Garros R2 Preview

Roland Garros, πŸ‡«πŸ‡·πŸŒ R2 Preview + Prediction
πŸ‡·πŸ‡Ί Ekaterina Makarova vs πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ Lesia Tsurenko

Ekaterina Makarova became the first woman to eliminate a top seed from the Roland Garros draw in the opening round of the tournament when she cruised past Angelique Kerber in straight sets on day one of the tournament. Makarova will have gained a great deal of confidence from that win and will need to be on her game as she enters a reasonably tough second round clash against Lesia Tsurenko on Wednesday in Paris.

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Angelique Kerber vs Lesia Tsurenko, Australian Open R1 Preview

Australian Open, πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί First Round Match preview
(1) πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ Angelique Kerber vs πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ Lesia Tsurenko

Angelique Kerber begins her title defenseΒ at the Australian Open with a first round clash against Ukraine’s Lesia Tsurenko on day 1 in Melbourne. There will be a whole new type of pressure on Kerber at Melbourne Park over the next fortnight as she looks to defend a Grand Slam title for the first time in her career. The German made an unconvincing start to the Australian summer in Brisbane and Sydney, it will be very interesting to see how the world number 1 handles herself at Melbourne Park over the next couple of weeks, it will be a totally new experience for Angie.

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