Sakkari said goodbye to Nottingham Open

Despite the fact that it reached the quarterfinals of Nottingham Open, the Greek tennis player did not manage to overcome and beat the American, Jennifer Brady. Sakkari was defeated by her 24-year-old opponent with 7-5, 6-3 and was eliminated from the semifinals of the tournament.

Despite having begun quite vigorously and with great confidence in her fight at the court, it was not imposed against the American, which in contrast to Maria won 7 games and secured the victory of the first set. However, Sakkari did not put it down, continued her efforts and managed to score in 2-2, but Jennifer made 3 breaks and left the Greek with 5-2.

Row for the Greek champion, No 33 of the world ranking, has the Birmingham Classic, the Premier series, which will start on June 17, with Sakkari playing for the first time on the grass.

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