Kerber knocks Maria out of Stuttgart

Maria has suffered her first loss at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany as she lost 6-2 5-7 1-6 in two hours and 26 minutes to Angelique Kerber of Germany in the second round.

Maria was the three-time Stuttgart champion coming into this match having a 12-0 record at the Porsche Arena.

The Mutua Madrid Open in Madrid, Spain will be Maria’s next tournament beginning on May 2nd.