The 31st World No., Latvian Jelena Ostapenko, beat American Shelby Rogers in three sets,with a 4/6, 6/3, 7/6 (4) score in the third round of the Charleston tournament.
The match lasted 2 hours and 29 minutes. During this time, the 21-year-old Ostapenko completed one ace, made a mistake six times when serving and sold seven break points, and the 26-year-old Rogers served right through seven times, made four double mistakes and made seven breaks.
Now the score in personal meetings was 2-0 in favor of the Latvians. In the third round of the Volvo Car Open competition, Ostapenko will cross the rackets with either the American Madison Keys or the German Tatjana Maria.