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Birmingham Classic: Elina Svitolina overcomes Heather Watson in first round
Elina Svitolina, who never expected to be the favourite to win a grass-court tournament, began her bid to justify her elevation to top seed by overcoming Briton Heather Watson in the first round in Birmingham on Monday. Otherwise she trusted in her power off the ground to deny the tenacious and intelligent Watson enough time to make court-opening angles and sudden darts to the net. It's amazing because I have been struggling a little bit on grass in the last few years, Svitolina smiled.
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