American teenager Coco Gauff served fantastically to succeed in her first Grand Slam quarterfinal with a 6-3, 6-1 victory over Ons Jabeur at Roland-Garros.
The 17-year-old secured the win over the Tunisian with a dominant serving match, dropping simply 9 factors on her personal serve within the two-set encounter.
Gauff’s win over Jabeur got here after she additionally loved a fast match within the earlier spherical, together with her opponent, Australian Open finalist Jennifer Brady, retiring with an injured left foot after Gauff gained the opening set.
The American, who gained the junior title at Roland-Garros three years in the past, is but to drop a set in singles.
Gauff will subsequent face Barbora Krejcikova, who additionally reached reached her first quarterfinal at a serious by beating 2018 French Open runner-up Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-0.
Krejcikova saved all three break factors she confronted whereas Stephens ended up with 26 unforced errors.
Krejcikova gained her first WTA title in Strasbourg within the buildup to the French Open. She reached the fourth spherical at Roland Garros final yr.
Stephens gained the U.S. Open in 2017 had her run to the ultimate on the French Open the following yr.
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