Today the round of 16 of the Australian Open in women and the No. 1 in the world were completed, Ashleigh Barty, could easily overcome Shelby Rogers 6-3 and 6-4, and must face Karolina Muchova who beat Elise Mertens 7-6 (5) and 7-5.
The one who gave the surprise on this day was the American Jessica Pegula who could stay with the match against Elina Svitolina, No. 5 in the WTA ranking, by 6-4, 3-6 and 6-3. The North American will face her compatriot Jennifer Brady who eliminated Donna Vekic 6-1, 7-5.
Tomorrow the quarterfinals of this Grand Slam will start and on the central court they will have to face one of the surprises of the tournament Su-Wei Hsieh and the No. 3 in the world, the Japanese Naomi Osaka.
In the first shift of the night shift, the other match of that phase will be played, which will be one of the best matches of the entire tournament, where Serena Williams (10th) and Simona Halep (2nd) must face, two clear candidates to stay with the title.