Selekhmeteva beat Despina Papamichail
in the round-of-32 clash of the Chennai Open with a score of 6-3, 6-1 on Tuesday.
Selekhmeteva had a relatively easy outing against the Greek player. The 19-year-old was extremely impressive throughout as she managed to break Papamichail's serve five times, which proved to be the turning point. Other than that, Selekhmeteva also won on the first return 14 times, double to what the 29-year-old managed to achieve.