The seventh racket of the world, the Dutch Kiki Bertens, beat British Johanna Konta, who occupies the 45th line of the WTA rating, with a score of 7/6 (10), 6/4 in the third round of the tournament in Indian Wells.
Tennis players spent on the court 2 hours. During this time, the 27-year-old Bertens completed seven aces, made a mistake three times in filing and sold two break points, and her British peer from Britain filed right through five times, made two double mistakes and made one break.
Now the score in personal meetings was 2: 2. In the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open competition, Bertens will cross rackets with Spaniard Garbine Muguruza.