Belarus' Victoria Azarenka into Wimbledon 2nd round


Belarus' Victoria Azarenka into Wimbledon 2nd round

Over the next two weeks, all tennis fans will be watching events in the UK capital. The 129th edition of Wimbledon has started there.

Victoria Azarenka needed exactly one hour to enter the second round of the women's singles. Estonian Anett Kontaveit was the first opponent of the Belarusian. She was able to take away from Azarenka only three games in two sets, losing 2:6, 1:6. 

Belgian Kirsten Flipkens will be Azarenka's next opponent.

Meanwhile, other Belarusian Alexandra Sasnovich met in the first round with China's Lin Zhu. In the first set, the Chinese won 6:4, but then the Belarusian managed to take two sets in a row 7:5, 6:1. 

Alexandra will take on another Asian opponent in the next round - Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan.