WTA Linz - Sofia Arvidsson wins 400th career match



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WTA Linz - Sofia Arvidsson wins 400th career match

Sweden's Sofia Arvidsson reached a career milestone on Monday as she won her 400th pro match on the tennis circuit at the Generali Ladies Linz event. Arvidsson upset fourth seed Lucie Safarova 36 62 75 winning on her fifth match point after losing a 5-2 final set lead.

She next meets Czech Lucie Hradecka, who was a 63 76(5) winner over Sílvia Soler-Espinosa. Also advancing on Monday was Kiki Bertens who beat German Mona Barthel 76 16 61. Mallory Burdette, Kirsten Flipkens, Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lesia Tsurenko won their matches in the final round of qualifying to secure their spots in the main draw