The 21st racket of the world, Swiss Belinda Bencic, beat the American Taylor Townsend, which occupies the 83rd line of the WTA rating, with a score of 6/2, 7/5 in the third round of the tournament in Charleston.
The match lasted 1 hour and 21 minutes. During this time, the 22-year-old Bencic never let herself through, made two double mistakes and made four breaks, and her peer from the United States completed two aces, made a mistake once and applied one break point.
Now the score in personal meetings was 3-0 in favor of the Swiss. In the quarter-finals of the Volvo Car Open competition, Bencic will play with a Croat Petra Martic.