MINSK, 10 December (BelTA) – Yulia Gotovko of Belarus has come through the qualification to reach the main draw of the 2018 Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge in Dubai, BelTA has learned. The Belarusian world number 298 defeated Czech Barbora Krejcikova (World No.206) 6-3, 5-7, 6-2 in the third qualification round. Earlier, the 18-year-old Belarusian beat Switzerland's world number 447 Susan Bandecchi 7-6 (7-2), 4-6, 6-4 and UK's world number 498 Eden Silva 6-3, 6-1. Belarus' world number 429 Olga Govortsova lost to Slovenia's world number 86 Tamara Zidansek 7-6 (7-4), 4-6, 6-7 (5-7) in the first round of the main draw. The match lasted for two hours and fifty minutes. Competitions in Dubai will complete on 16 December.
Source : belta.by