Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin suffered a serious upset on the Dubai WTA Championship on Wednesday and suffered a 6-7 (2), 6-3, 6-Three defeat to Ilina Rybakina of Kazakhstan in her debut match. The American star tennis participant not too long ago created new historical past by successful the ladies's singles title on the Australian Open this month. For Kenin, this defeat was very surprising.
After the match, Kenin stated, "After successful the primary Grand Slam, there was loads of strain on me, however I’ll attempt to overcome this strain simply through the subsequent tournaments. I believe I didn’t play higher today. <! –
Pliskova and Muguruza attain quarter finals
Carolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic has reached the quarter-finals. Pliskova defeated France's Kristina Mladenovic 6–1, 6–2 in straight units. On the opposite hand, Jennifer Brady of America defeated the Czech Republic's Marketa 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 and Spain's Garbian Muguruza defeated Kurdimitova of Russia 7-5, 4-6, 6-4.