The Greek tennis player, despite having had difficulty, managed to prevail over the lucky loser, Conny Perrin, and qualify for the second round of the Volvo Car Open in Charleston, USA.
Sakkari pointed out a very bad self in the first and second set, and Conny Perrin took advantage of her weakness and pushed her further. Nevertheless, the Greek champion managed to reverse the game and overcome the obstacles of lusky loser, winning 5 games in a row. In less than two hours, Maria managed to beat Switzerland with 7-5, 3-6, 6-1 at the biggest board of the Family Circle Tennis Center in Charleston, hoping optimistically in the dirt season.
In the second round of the Volvo Car Open, Sakkari will face Andrea Petkovic, who crashed Varvara Lepchenko with 6-0, 6-4 in the match yesterday.
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