Fourth racket of the world, Japanese Naomi Osaka, in three sets defeated Latvian Anastasia Sevastova, who occupies the 12th line of the WTA rating, with a score of 4/6, 6/3, 6/4 in the fourth round of the “major” in Melbourne.
Tennis players spent on the court 1 hour 47 minutes. During this time, the 21-year-old Osaka seven times filed right through, made one double mistake and made three breaks, and the 28-year-old Sevastova performed four aces, never mistaken when filing and implemented two break points.
Previously, the score in personal meetings was 2: 2. Osaka’s next opponent in the Australian Open will be Ukrainian Elina Svitolina.