The second racket of the world, the Romanian tennis player Simona Halep, in the third round of the competition BNP Paribas Open defeated the Ukrainian Kateryna Kozlova, who occupies 114th place in the world ranking, – 7/6 (3), 7/5.
For 1 hour and 47 minutes of the match, Simone made one ace and six breaks, having been mistaken four times when serving. While Katerina doubled through and implemented five break points, making three double faults.
Before opponents have not met. In the fourth round of the tournament in Indian Wells, Halep will play with Czech Marketa Vondrousova.