At the Carrasco Lawn Tennis Club, Paraguayan Verónica Cepede Royg (249th) could not surprise and said goodbye in the round of 16 of the WTA 125 in Montevideo, tournament that celebrates its first edition. The French Diane Parry (149th) eliminated it with partial 6-3 and 6-1.
On the other hand, the 23-year-old Hungarian, Panna Udvardy (116th), who was the top seed for the title after the eliminations of Beatriz Haddad Maia (80th) and Anna Bondar (107th), fulfilled his candidacy and beat Carolina Alves (6-3 and 6-4) to enter the best eight of the contest.
The European will face the Brazilian Laura Pigossi: the 218th in the world, who overcame a very tough first round against Chilean Barbara Gatica, at the beginning of the day she beat Canadian Carol Zhao in straight sets (6-1 and 6-4).
It is worth mentioning that on Thursday, Argentina Paula Ormaechea (214th) will look for the classification before the Colombian Emiliana Arango (267ª) and the also albiceleste María Lourdes Carlé (251st), after winning her first win at the WTA level, He will do the same against the 16-year-old Victoria Jimenez Kasintseva, a left-handed tennis player and number one in youth.