Victoria Azarenka has made it to Wimbledon quarterfinals. The best Belarusian tennis player defeated Swiss Belinda Bencic (World No. 22) in two sets – 6:2, 6:3. Now the Belarusian will compete with World No. 1 Serena Williams for the third time this year.
Victoria Azarenka defeated Estonian Anett Kontaveit (145) in the first round— 6:2, 6:1, Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium (96) in the second round – 6:3, 6:3 and French player of Serbian ancestry Kristina Mladenovic (38) in the third round – 6:4, 6:4.
One more Belarusian player, Volha Havarstova, has dropped out of Wimbledon. She was defeated by American Madison Keys in three sets in the 1/8 final – 6:3, 4:6, 1:6.