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 seed 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.