American tennis player Sloane Stephens went to the third round of the tournament in Charleston, beating Spaniard Sara Sorribes-Tormo, – 7/6 (4), 7/6 (4).
For 2 hours and 37 minutes of the match, the eighth racket of the world, 26-year-old Sloan, sold six break points and was mistaken three times when serving. Sara, 22, who occupies the 88th place in the world ranking table, took a rival six times, completed one ace and made seven double mistakes.
Before each other athletes have not met. In the 1/8 finals of the Volvo Car Open competition, Stephens will fight the winner of the game of Slovenian Tamara Zidansek and Australian Ajla Tomljanovic.