The eighth racket of the world, American tennis player Sloane Stephens, in the quarterfinal of the Mutua Madrid Open competition, beat Croatian Petra Martic, who occupies 36th place in the world ranking, 6/4, 6/3.
For 1 hour 19 minutes of the match, Sloane made two aces and three breaks, making a mistake when serving only once. Whereas Petra once blew right through and realized one break point, making three double faults.
Score in the personal meetings, opponents became 3-0 in favor of the American. In the semifinals of the tournament in Madrid, Stevens will play either with the Dutch Kiki Bertens, or with the Czech Petra Kvitova.
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