On the hard-courts of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Flushing Meadows, New York), the matches of the highly anticipated US Open 2021 are being played, the last Grand Slam of the season, during which there will be the absences of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams.
In the most awaited match of the day, Barbora Krejcikova, Roland Garros 2021 champion, defeated Garbine Muguruza in straight sets, with the final score of 6-3 7-6. The Czech dominated the challenge in the first set. In the second set the Spanish two times Slam champion made the impossible not to leave the match, dragging the match to the tie-break: however Krejcikova also dominated the tie-break, closing it 7-6 (4).
In the quarterfinals, Barbora will meet Aryna Sabalenka. In the other matches, Elina Svitolina eliminated Simona Halep, out Angie Kerber against Fernandez. Below you can watch the highlights of the 4th round match between Barbora Krejcikova and Garbine Muguruza.