Maria is through to the quarters of the Open GDF SUEZ in Paris, France after a comfortable 6-0 6-1 win over Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia. The match lasted 70 minutes.
Maria didn’t drop a game in the first set as she won 75% of the total points. Maria won the set with an ace.
Even though Maria dropped only one game in the second set, the set was more competitive than the first as the points and games were longer. Maria won the match on a forehand return winner.
In Friday’s quarter-final, Maria will play either no.8 seed Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium or Yvonne Meusburger of Austria.