Alexandra Sasnovich reached the 1/8 finals of the tournament in Palermo, Italy. The Belarusian tennis player defeated the Belgian Elise Mertens at the start of the main round. For reaching the quarterfinals, our athlete will compete with the 95th racket of the world Yasmine Paolini. The Belarusian tennis player has never crossed paths with the Italian tennis player in official matches. The prize fund of the tournament is more than $200 thousand. By the way, in the WTA life rating Sasnovich has risen by 9 positions and takes 110th place.