Ukraine's top tennis player Elina Svitolina outmatched her opponent in the WTA event in Miami.
The athlete stood against Australian Daria Gavrilova; the latter won the first set (4:6), but in the next two, Svitolina confidently beat Gavrilova (6:0, 6:1).
In the round of the last 32, Svitolina will stand against another Australian, Ashleigh Barty. The fixture is slated for Monday, March 26.
Earlier this month, Svitolina was ranked fourth in the WTA Tour Singles Ranking, refreshed as of March 5, 2018. Her long-standing adversary, Romanian Simona Halep tops the list, with Caroline Wozniacki and Garbine Muguruza following.