Russian tennis player Svetlana Kuznetsova beat American Serena Williams in the fourth round of the tournament in Miami. On Monday, March 28, the official website of the Women’s tennis Association (WTA).
The meeting lasted 2 hours and 2 minutes and ended with the score 6:7, 6:1, 6:2. Kuznetsova completed eight innings right through, made one double fault and took six games on the serve of her opponent. Williams 13 times filed through, committed nine double faults and implemented two break-points.
The account of personal meetings between the 30-year-old Russian woman and 34-year-old American became 3:8 in favor of Williams.
In the quarterfinals, Kuznetsova will play against the winner of the match between Russian Ekaterina Makarova and Ukrainian Elina Svitolina.
The tournament in Miami belongs to the prestigious Premier. Its prize pool comprises 6 134 605 dollars.