The eighth racket of the world, Czech Karolina Pliskova, beat her compatriot Marie Buzkova, occupying the 139th line of the WTA rating, with a score of 7/5, 6/2 in the second round of the Brisbane International tournament. The meeting lasted 1 hour and 21 minutes. During this time, the 26-year-old Pliskova completed three aces, once made a mistake when serving and sold five break points, and the 20-year-old Buzkova never filed it, made one double mistake and made two breaks. Previously, athletes with each other have not met. The next rival Pliskova in Brisbane will be the British Johanna Konta or the Australian Ayla Tomlyanovich.