British number one Johanna Konta kept pace in her bid to reach the WTA Finals by advancing through to the third round of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open. Konta is 10th in the Road to
Johanna Konta claimed the biggest scalp of her blossoming career by beating world No 2 Simona Halep at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open in China.
British No 1 Johanna Konta secured a place in the quarter-finals of the China Open with a rain-hit 6-1 3-6 7-6 (7-2) victory over Karolina Pliskova in Beijing.
British number one Johanna Konta is through to the third round of the China Open after beating Timea Babos in straight sets.Konta will face fifth seed Karolina Pliskova in the next round.