Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan has propelled into the second round of the WTA 250 tournament in Belgrade, Serbia.
In the opening round the second-seeded Putintseva outclassed Kaja Juvan from Slovenia ranked 100th in the world. The Kazakhstani needed 2 h 20 minutes to eliminate Juvan in a three-set match 4-6, 6-2, 6-1.
During the match both tennis payers made just two double faults.
Next Putintseva will face the winner of Croatian Ana Konjuh and Belgian Alison Van Uytvanck encounter. The prize pool of the tournament exceeds $235,000.