Ukrainian sportswoman Elina Svitolina won the first rocket of the world American Serena Williams and became a member of the 1/8 of the Olympic Games in Rio.

Svitolina won in two sets with a score of 6: 4 and 6: 3. Now in 1/4 Svitolina will fight for the semi-finals with the tennis player from Czech Petra Kvitova.

The American athlete gave some comments about her defeat the media. She said that upset her defeat, but is sure that won the strongest. Also, Williams very glad to be in the Olympic Games and won’t rest on our laurels, and will move forward.

Recall, American Serena Williams was the champion of the Olympic games 2012 years, and, possibly, these were her last Games. Because in 2020, Serene will be 39 years.