Veronika Kudermetova advanced to the quarter-finals of the WTA 500 tournament in Adelaide by eliminating Bianca Andreescu in one hour and 20 minutes 6-4, 6-0.
Second round match on Wednesday afternoon at the Adelaide tournament. during sunday, Bianca Andreescu managed to come back from Garbiñe Muguruza in the first round duel to face a Veronika Kudermetova who had a great second half in 2022 where he made the top 10. It was also the first time a Russian and a Canadian met.
Very bad drink for Bianca Andreescu
The duel started very well for Andreescu, and he established himself as a clear candidate to be able to establish himself as the leader in the first set. He immediately took two breaks and made it 4-0. However, everything changed radically. The Russian increased his intensity and all this was a problem for the Canadian, who could not find a formula to deal with it. Veronika joined the chain six games in a row take it 6-4.
The situation did not improve for the Canadian Kudermetova continued her journey in search of a place in the quarterfinals. He quickly began to reduce the bet from taking 0-30. During that shift, the Canadian was talking to his coach, looking completely confused by the incident. There was no solution whatsoever. Absolute block and good job by the fourth seed in the draw.
It was seen against 0-40 and three match points. He was able to add, showing tenacity so that the set did not collapse into a donut. He came back and managed to take the lead, but mistakes saw him drop twelve games in a row. That’s why Veronika Kudermetova beat Andreescu at the WTA 500 in Adelaide to play in the quarter-finals on Friday.