At the Mutua Madrid Open 2021, four-time Slam champion Naomi Osaka qualified for the second round thanks to a victory in straights sets for 7-5 6-2 against her countrywoman Misaki Doi. The Japanese suffered the break in the first round of service, but she found the immediate against break in the next game.
Next 5-4, the Japanese then lost her serve to zero playing the worst game of her match; she but then close the part on 7-5. Finally, in the second set, Osaka easily controlled the pace of the match and gained access to the second round.
You also won Halep on your debut. The Romanian literally dominated the first set, finished 6-0, and won 27 of the 39 total points. In the othere matches, wins came for Simona Halep, Karolina Pliskova, Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka.
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