Elise Mertens has Sunday qualified for the quarter-finals of the doubles at the WTA tournament of Miami (hard/8.648.508 dollar). Together with the Dutch Demi Schuurs switched on the 22-year-old of Limburg, the German Tatjana Maria and the Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko. After 1 hour and 1 minute, were 6-4 and 6-2 match results on the board.
Mertens washed the painful defeat in the third round of the singles by. Belgium’s highest placed tennister (STA-21) went 6-2 and 6-1 outgunned down against the British titelverdedigster Johanna Konta (WTA-14).
In the quarter-finals of the doubles take Mertens and Schuurs against the Romanian tandem Simona Halep/Irina-Camelia Begu or the German-American couple Anna-Lena Groenefeld/Raquel Atawo.