Elina Svitolina will miss the first round of the competition.

Ukrainian Elina Svitolina and Diane Yastremsky will compete for the title at the Open championship of Qatar, held in Doha, which runs from 24 February to 1 March.

The first racket of Ukraine got the fifth seed, in this connection, will miss the first round of the tournament and will begin performances with the second. In this round, a Ukrainian woman waits for a match against the winner of the confrontation Amanda Anisimova (USA) – Ekaterina Alexandrova (Russia).

Yastremsky at the start of the competition will play against one of the winners of the professional skill and successful beginning in the second round, it waits for the champion of the Australian Open in 2020 Sofia Kenin (USA).

Earlier it was reported that Lesia Tsurenko lost to a qualifier in Doha.

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