At the Italian Open 2021, in Rome, Ashleigh Barty, number one in seeding, does not make any particular changes to the script at the foot of the quarter-finals. Little to do for Veronika Kudermetova, who collects three games per set.
In the lot of surprises on day-4 the misstep of Angelique Kerber against Jelena Ostapenko and above all that of Aryna Sabalenka against Cori Gauff. That for the fourteenth time this season she needs the third set to catch the success.
Iga Swiatek recovers a set of disadvantage and cancels two match points to Barbora Krejcikova, in the final part of the day, in the presumably most anticipated match, Elina Svitolina overcomes Garbine Muguruza with a dry 6-4 6-2.
The Roland Garros champion awaits the Ukrainian tennis player in the quarterfinals. Below Elina Svitolina vs Garbine Muguruza and Iga Swiatek vs Barbora Krejcikova's highlights.