Tsurenko beats Wozniacki, moves into US Open third round

Tsurenko beats Wozniacki, moves into US Open third round

Ukraine’s No.2 Lesia Tsurenko has moved into the third round of US Open in New York with a total prize fund of $53 million.

“Lesia Tsurenko surged to an emphatic upset over world No.2 Caroline Wozniacki, stunning the Australian Open champion, 6-4, 6-2 to end the night session on Louis Armstrong Stadium,” WTA reports.

Up next for Tsurenko is Czech youngster Katerina Siniakova. The top seed in doubles with compatriot Barbora Krejcikova, Siniakova survived a titanic three-setter against Ajla Tomljanovic, 6-4, 6-7(3), 7-6(4).

The US Open will end on September 9.


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