Sasnovich breaks personal record in Grand Slam tournaments

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Sasnovich breaks personal record in Grand Slam tournaments

Alexandra Sasnovich for the first time in her career reached the third round of Australian Open. 

In the second round the top highest-ranked Belarusian tennis player (WTA No.56) beat Mirjana Lučić-Baroni (30) from Croatia. The final score was 6:3, 6:1.

Note that this is the first time Aliaksandra has entered the third round of a Grand Slam tournament: previously Alexandra was stopped in the second round at each of the four.

Sasnovich will take on the eighth-seeded French Caroline Garcia on January 20.

Earlier her Belarus' teammate Aryna Sabalenka lost in round 1. She was also ousted in the women's doubles after the second round.

Read some interesting facts about Aliaksandra Sasnovich here.