Johanna Konta began her Internazionali BNL d'Italia campaign with a straight-forward 6-3 6-0 victory over Yulia Putintseva to reach the third round in Rome.
Second-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat doubles partner Johanna Larsson 6-4, 6-4 in the Gstaad Ladies Championship quarterfinals
The seventh seed advanced in straight sets, 6-3 6-3, and looked in impressive form as she forced 10 break points, converting four of them in a match that seemed all too easy for Jo.
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