The 55th racket of the world, American Venus Williams, beat Chinese Qiang Wang, who occupies the 15th line of the WTA rating, with a score of 6/3, 6/2 in the second round of the tournament in Birmingham.
The match lasted 1 hour and 11 minutes. During this time, the 39-year-old Williams performed one Ace, once made a mistake when serving and sold four break points, and the 27-year-old Jiang filed twice, made one double mistake and made one break. Now the score in personal meetings was 3: 1 in favor of the American.
In the quarterfinals of the Nature Valley Classic competition, Williams will play with Australian Ashleigh Barty.