Dasha did not manage to reach the quarterfinal of the Premier 5 tournament in Rome as she lost to the World No. 4 Elina Svitolina: 6-0 3-6 2-6. Dasha lost only seven points during the whole first set and did not let Svitolina have any chance of winning a break-point. However, the Ukrainian pulled herself together winning three break-points in each of the following sets whereas Dasha managed to win only a single game on Svitolina’s serve in each of the sets. It was the fourth match between the players and the Ukrainian has won all of them.
Dasha begins her preparations for Roland Garros. The second Grand Slam tournament of the season starts in Paris on May 27.