The 51st-ranked, Belarusian Victoria Azarenka, who beat Chinese woman Zhang Shuai, which occupies 48 th place WTA rankings, with a score of 6/2, 6/1 at the start of the tournament Internazionali BNL D’Italia.
Tennis players spent on the court 1:00 7 minutes. During this time, 29-year-old Azarenka completed four aces, once made a mistake when filing and implemented six break-points and 30-year-old Shuai twice served right through, allowed four double faults and made a break.
Score in personal meetings was 2: 0 in favor of the Belarusian. Azarenka’s next opponent will be in Rome Ukrainian Elina Svitolina Elina.