In the 12th final of the ITF Zagreb Women’s Open on Sunday at TC Maksimir, the 24-year-old Ukrainian Angelina Kalinina (WTA: 165) defeated the 19-year-old Russian Kamila Rahimova (WTA: 139). ) 6:1, 6:3 lasted an hour and 12 minutes of the game.
For Kalinin, this is the 21 finals and 12 championships of the ITF Championship. Rahimova eliminated two Croats in the final, defeated Tereza Mrdeža in the second round and defeated Jan Fett in the quarterfinals.
Last year’s Zagreb Women’s Open champion Ana Konjuh failed to defend the title because she tried to break into the main force of the mighty Madrid WTA 1000 Championship, but got stuck in the final qualifying round.
The Zagreb Women’s Open is the largest women’s professional tennis tournament in the Croatian Tennis Professional Championship series. This year’s prize money totals $60,000.