The Spanish tennis player Paula Badosa received her pass to the second round of the WTA 500 series in Stuttgart, this time against Kasatkina. This would achieve a great victory against him, in which case the Russian would win in a great match in two sets (6-1, 6-1) after an hour of play.
Paula Badosa He faced his first round Stuttgart WTA after losing in the quarterfinals in Charleston. What comes to Kasatkina, He had just lost in this same tournament in the semifinals in a tough match against Jabeur. Both players arrived for a very good moment of tennis.
Badosa at elite level
The tennis match between Paula Badosa and Daria Kasatkina started with the Spaniard’s superiority. From the first game, Paula showed her aggressiveness right from the back of the court. Getting an early break gave him a chance leading 2-0. And this advantage quickly changed a 4-0 when the Spaniard reached a double break of the service. Kasatkina managed to win her first serve, but that would be the only time she would manage to win it. Because Badosa had decided to close the series as soon as possible. The Spaniard continued to play with confidence on his serve and breaks, which earned him a second break and 6-1.
Paula rocks Kastkina
The second set was very tight from the start, with both players showing great quality and fighting point after point. The first three games were very evenwith very long games defined by small details.
However, in the fourth game of the set, Badosa managed to take advantage of his only chance to break 4-1 on the scoreboard. From that moment on, the Spanish tennis player returned to the high level he showed in the first set, keeping his serve steady and constantly putting pressure on his rival.
In the next game, Badosa had two more break points, but Kasatkina managed to save them skillfully. However, on the third occasion, Badosa did not forgive and managed to get to 5-1. With his serve, Badosa violently ended the second set and winning the match with a double score of 6-1.