The sixth racket of the world, American Sloane Stephens, lost to German Tatjana Maria, who occupies the 62nd line of the WTA rating, with a 3/6, 2/6 score in the third round of the competition in Miami.
Tennis players spent on the court 1 hour 33 minutes. During this time, 26-year-old Stephens never let herself through, made two double mistakes and made two breaks, and 31-year-old Maria completed two aces, never made a mistake when serving and sold two break points.
Earlier in personal meetings was 2-0 in favor of an American. In the fourth round of the Miami Open, Maria will play with the Czech Marketa Vondrousova.