Last Updated on May 5, 2019
American tennis player Sloane Stephens went to the second round of the tournament in Madrid, beating Slovene Polona Hercog – 6/2, 7/6 (4).
For 1 hour and 44 minutes of the match, the eighth racket of the world, 26-year-old Sloane, made four breaks and one ace, mistaken three times when serving. 28-year-old Polona, who occupies the 71st position in the world classification, twice took delivery of a rival, made two aces and two double mistakes.
The American has increased the gap in the personal meetings of players – 3: 0. The next rival Stevens in the Mutua Madrid Open competition will be Belarus Victoria Azarenka.
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