Kazakhstani Shvedova wins second place in Roland Garros doubles09 june 2015, 15:53
In the semifinals, Yaroslava Shvedova and Aussie Casey Dellacqua beat the second seeded Russian tennis players Ekaterina Makarova and Yelena Vesnina 6:3, 6:2.
In the finals, the pair met a duo of Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) - Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic).
In the final match, Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova prevailed over Yaroslava Shvedova and Casey Dellacqua in three sets 6:3, 4:6, 2:6. The match lasted for two hours and five minutes.
Yaroslava Shvedova and Casey Dellaqua ©AFP
Shvedova is currently ranked 21st in the doubles and 76th in the singles ratings.
Writing by Dinara Urazova, editing by Tatyana Kuzmina