Serena Blitzes Eugenie Bouchard to reach the AUS Open 3rd Round: -MELBOURNE, America’s star tennis player Serena Williams has reached the third round of the Australian Open. Serena Williams entered the third round of the Australian Open after registering the proceedings to the 24th Grand Slam, defeating Eugenie Bouchard, while top-seeded Simona Halep had to work hard to reach the next round.
Serena Blitzes Eugenie Bouchard to reach the AUS Open 3rd Round
US veteran Serena beat Canada’s Bouchard 6-2, 6-2 in 70 minutes A title is far away from the Serena Margaret Court’s 24 Grand Slam match. If he wins the Australian Open, then he will have his eighth title at Melbourne Park. She won the title in 2017 when she was pregnant.
World number one player Halep defeated Sofia Kenin of America 6-3, 6-7, 6-4, for which she had to make a lot of effort. Now they will face Venus Williams, who defeated France’s, Alizé Cornet. In another match, Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka reached the third round while her compatriot Kei Nishikori won the marathon match of the five sets to make it to the next round. Serena Blitzes Eugenie Bouchard to reach the AUS Open 3rd Round.
Milos Raonic of Canada also defeated 2014 champion Stan Wawrinka in a tough match. American Open champion and fourth-seeded Osaka beat Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia 6-2, 6-4. This was done under a closed ceiling due to rain. Now Osaka will be facing Taiwan’s, Hsieh Su Wei.
Asia’s top ranking player Nishikori defeated Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 7-6, 5-7, 5-7, 7-6 in a three-hour 48-minute match. At the same time, 16th seed Milos Raonic beat the three-time Grand Slam champion Wawrinka 7-6, 6-7, 6-7, 7-6, 7-6. Milos Raonic will now face Pierre Hugues Herbert of France who beat Korea’s Yung Chion in the semi-finals last year in four sets. Elina Svitolina beat Viktoria Kuzmova 6-4, 6-1 in the women’s section. Karolina Pliskova beat Madison Brengle 4-6, 6-1, 6-0 and now he will play Italy’s, Camila Giorgi.