The 26th racket of the world, Spanish tennis player Carla Suarez Navarro, defeated Chinese Zhang Shuai, who is in 39th place in the world ranking, in the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships 6/4, 6/4.
For 1 hour and 41 minutes of the match, Carla made three aces and five breaks, making a double mistake when serving. Whereas Zhang implemented three break points, making four double faults.
Through personal meetings, opponents became 3-0 in favor of the Spaniard. In the third round of the tournament in Dubai, Suarez Navarro will play either with Japanese Naomi Osaka, or with Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic.