The eighth racket of the world, Czech Karolina Pliskova, beat Spaniard Garbine Muguruza, who ranks 18th in the WTA ranking, with a 6/3, 6/1 score in the fourth round of the Australian Open.
The match lasted 1 hour. During this time, the 26-year-old Pliskova completed five aces and implemented five break points, and the 25-year-old Muguruza was noted for one feed through and one break.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 7: 2 in favor of the Czech. Australian Open Pliskova will compete with Romanian Simona Halep or American Serena Williams for reaching the semifinals.