German tennis player Angelique Kerber overcame the barrier of the second round of the tournament in Eastbourne, beating Australian Samantha Stosur – 6/4, 6/4.
For 1 hour and 21 minutes of the duel, the fifth racket of the world, 31-year-old Angelique, sold four break points and made a mistake when serving. 35-year-old Stosur, who occupies 132nd place in the WTA ranking, took the opponent’s bid twice, made four aces and three double faults. German woman has increased the gap in the personal meetings of athletes – 6: 3.
In the 1/8 finals of the Nature Valley International competition, Kerber will play against Rebecca Peterson.