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Patna : Former French Open & Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza, 27, Spain, entered the women’s singles 3rd round of US Open defeating World No 68 Andrea Petkovic, 33, Germany, in 2nd round on September 1, 2021. World No 10 Muguruza beat Petkovic 6-4, 6-2 in 2nd round.

The Spaniard won 6 break points during the match to 3 by the German. She also won 4 games in a during the match to 2 by Petkovic, who had reached SF of French Open in 2014 and QF of Australian and US Open in 2011.

World No 44 Jil Teichmann, 24, Switzerland, who reached the final of Cincinati Masters, a WTA event in USA, reached the women’s singles second round of US Open on September 1, 2021, defeating Cristina Bucsa, 23, Spain, in straight sets in first round. Teichmann beat World No 161 Cristina Bucsa 6-3, 6-4 in first round firing 5 Aces during the match.

Teichman won 5 break points during the match to 3 by Cristina. The Swiss won 4 games in a row during the match to 2 by the Spaniard. The Swiss, in all, won 66 points in the match to 53 by Cristina. Teichmann will face World No 28 Anett Kontaveit, 25, Estonia,  in 2nd round.