Elina Svitolina learned about her pregnancy just before Russia's invasion of Ukraine
Ukrainian tennis star Elina Svitolina reveals she found out she was pregnant just a few days before the Russian invasion of Ukraine started. Svitolina made the decision to continue competing on the WTA Tour but it was evident she was affected by what was happening in her home country. After reaching the Monterrey quarterfinal, Svitolina picked up surprise defeats in her Indian Wells and Miami opener.
🗨️ Elina #Svitolina told BBC Ukraine she found out about her pregnancy just a few days before Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine in late February. Wimbledon has taken the biggest stance against Russia, imposing player bans on Russian and Belarusian players. Giving her thoughts on the entire situation, Svitolina suggested the ATP and WTA could do more.
Unfortunately, they do not fully understand the whole situation of what's happening in Ukraine, and, unfortunately, they do not want to meet us halfway," Svitolina explained.
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