The eighth racket of the world, German Angelique Kerber, beat American Venus Williams, occupying the 36th line of the WTA rating, with a score of 7/6 (3), 6/3 in the quarter-finals of the tournament in Indian Wells.
The match lasted 1 hour and 36 minutes. During this time, the 31-year-old Kerber completed two aces, twice made a mistake when serving and sold three break points, and the 38-year-old Williams srevedthrough, made one double mistake and made two breaks.
Now the score in personal meetings was 6: 3 in favor of the Germans. In the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open competition, Kerber will cross the rackets with the Swiss Belinda Bencic.