The rosarina Nadia Podoroska (38th) already has a rival in the Montreal WTA 1000 second round: her opponent will be the Italian Camila Giorgi (71st). The one born in Rosario 24 years ago will seek to continue on the victorious path in her first participation in the North American tournament that serves as preparation for the US Open.
In its absolute debut in the cement of Canada, the South American racket, which had just reached the third round at the Olympic Games, had dispatched Magda Linette (44th) by a resounding 6-1 and 6-1 in 61 minutes of play .
His rival in the next instance will be the European Giorgi, whose father is Argentine, who has just left Elise Mertens, current No. 16 in the world, on the road by 6-3 and 7-5.
The racket Argentina was imposed in the two previous antecedents: the last of them occurred in the Round of 16 Linz 2020, where she was victorious by 6-7 (4), 6-1 and 6-4.