Contrasting wins for Swiatek and Svitolina

Iga Swiatek has routed Twenty fifth-seeded Veronika Kudermetova 6-1 6-0 to succeed in the spherical of 16 on the WTA Tour 1000 occasion in Indian Wells.

The second-seeded Swiatek has dropped simply 5 video games in two matches in her first go to to the Californian event and wanted simply 54 minutes to get by Kudermetova.

A 12 months to the day since she gained her maiden main title on the French Open, the dominant Polish star gained 28 of her 33 service factors, hit 19 winners and made simply seven unforced errors.

“I used to be simply feeling fairly assured,” the world No.4 stated.

“But principally, I needed to make a present for my psychologist as a result of normally once I lose there may be some drama, so let’s simply say she has the time off at the moment.”

Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko, the twenty fourth seed, noticed off Yulia Putintseva 6-3 2-6 6-3 to arrange a gathering with Switaek.

Fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina survived a troublesome problem from Romanian Sorana Cirstea to win 4-6 6-4 7-6 (7-3).

Ukraine’s Svitolina, who gained the bronze medal on the Tokyo Olympics, saved 12 of the 16 break level alternatives Cirstea arrange within the two hour and 32 minute contest, and needed to struggle again from 4-2 down within the third set to advance.

American Shelby Rogers thumped Irina-Camelia Begu 6-0 6-2 and can play US Open finalist Leylah Fernandez or Russian ninth-seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova for a spot within the quarter-finals.

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