Elina Svitolina and Johanna Konta into Monterrey Open quarter-finals

Elina Svitolina

Elina Svitolina and Johanna Konta, the highest two seeds on the Monterrey Open, reached the final 8.

Elina Svitolina and Johanna Konta eased into the Monterrey Open quarter-finals on Thursday.

Svitolina, the highest speed on the WTA International match, was once too robust for Belarusian Olga Govortsova 6-Three 6-Four in a single hour, 18 mins.

The Ukrainian controlled 4 breaks of serve in her victory, shifting right into a last-eight conflict with Canadian youngster Leylah Fernandez.

Konta was once driven extra however nonetheless were given previous German Tatjana Maria 7-6 (7-Four) 6-Three.

The British 2d seed was once wasteful, changing simply one among 12 spoil issues to advance.

Russian Anastasia Potapova awaits within the quarter-finals after overcoming Tamara Zidansek 1-6 7-6 (7-Three) 6-1.

Arantxa Rus additionally booked a place within the final 8 because of a 7-Five 6-Zero victory over American 10th seed Lauren Davis.