The 89th racket of the world, Russian Anastasia Potapova, did not cope with the American Madison Keys, who occupies the 17th line of the WTA rating, in the second round of the Australian Open – 3/6, 4/6.
The meeting lasted 1 hour and 21 minutes. During this time, the 17-year-old Potapova completed five aces, made a mistake six times in filing and sold two break points, and the 23-year-old Keys filed eight times, did not allow any double mistakes and made four breaks.
Previously, athletes with each other have not met. The next rival of Keys in Melbourne will be the Belgian Elise Mertens.