Wozniacki wins third round against Sasnovich at the Indian Wells

    13 de marzo de 2018

    Sports Desk, Mar 12 (efe-epa).- Second seed Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark fought hard against Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus on Monday and defeated her in three sets to reach the pre-quarterfinals of the Indian Wells tennis tournament.

    World no. 2 Wozniacki defeated Sasnovich - 49th in WTA rankings - 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 in two hours and 17 minutes.

    This is the second time the two have faced-off each other after Wozniacki had defeated Sasnovich in straight sets in the 2014 US Open.

    The 27-year-old Dane, who beat Spain's Lara Arruabarrena in the second round, will now face Russia's Daria Kasatkina (20), who defeated Sloane Stephens of the United States in straight sets.