The third racket of the world, Romanian Simone Halep, beat Slovakia Victoria Kuzmova, occupying the 46th line of the WTA rating, with a score of 6/0, 6/0 in the third round of the tournament in Madrid.
Tennis players spent 44 minutes on the court. During this time, the 27-year-old Khalep has implemented six break points, and the 21-year-old Kuzmova noted only two double errors.
This was the first official meeting of athletes. In the quarterfinals of the Mutua Madrid Open competition, Halep will fight with Ashleigh Barty from Australia or Julia Putintseva from Kazakhstan.