Veteran player Kateryna Bondarenko (#104) of Ukraine reaches the second round of the US Open for the 5th time. She defeated Yulia Putintseva (#78) of Kazakhstan in the first round 60 63.
She will next meet Simona Halep (#2) of Romania in the second round.
She has been to the quarterfinals of the US Open in 2009, her best grand slam performance.
Overall, this is her 15th appearance in the second round or deeper in all the grand slams.