The 34th racket of the world, American Danielle Collins, gained the upper hand over Estonian Kaia Kanepi, who occupies the 82nd line of the WTA rating, with a score of 7/6 (1), 6/1 in the third round of the tournament in Charleston.
The meeting lasted 1 hour and 33 minutes. During this time, the 25-year-old Collins completed five aces, made a mistake three times when serving and sold six break points, while the 33-year-old Kanepi filed three times, made two double mistakes and made three breaks.
Previously, the athletes did not meet each other. In the quarter-finals of the Volvo Car Open competition, Collins faced off with Monica Puig from Puerto Rico.
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