The 15th racket of the world, German tennis player Julia Goerges, in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open lost to her compatriot Mona Barthel, who is in 97th place in the world ranking, 5/7, 6/1, 4/6.
For 2 hours and 33 minutes of the match, Julia made one ace and seven breaks, making a mistake six times when serving. Whereas, Mona filed seven times right through and implemented six break points, making nine double faults.
Through personal meetings, opponents became equal – 2: 2. In the fourth round of the tournament in Indian Wells, Barthel will play with American Venus Williams.