the swedish Rebecca Peterson, number 392 of the WTA and the Russian tennis player Anastasia Potapova, number 111 in the WTA, surprised by winning the round of 16 at the Australian Open in one hour and forty-eight minutes per 6-3 and 7(8)-6(6) to the Polish player Magda Linette and the American tennis player Bernard Pera, numbers 59 and 45 of the WTA. With this result, the players take the place for the quarterfinals of the Australian Open.
The match data shows that Peterson and Potapova, the winners, managed to break their opponents 4 times, achieved 61% effectiveness in the first service, committed 6 double faults and won 66% of the points on serve . As for the losing pair, they managed to break their opponents’ serves twice, obtained 68% effectiveness, committed 6 double faults and managed to win 54% of the points on serve.
After this match, the quarterfinals will take place in which Peterson and Potapova will face off against the winners of the match between Beatriz Haddad Maia Y Anna Danilina against Ulrikke Eikeri Y Aliona Bolsova Zadoinov.
The celebration of the tournament Melbourne (Australian Open Women’s Doubles) takes place from January 16 to 30 on an outdoor hard court. A total of 64 couples participate in the championship.