Maria knocked out of Miami

In the biggest upset of the tournament so far, Maria was defeated in the second round by Daria Gavrilova of Russia at the Miami Open. Maria lost 6-7 3-6 in an hour and 49 minutes.

There were four breaks of serve in the first set which was eventually decided by a tie-break which Gavrilova won 7-4. In the second set, Gavrilova had a 4-1 lead. Maria won the next two games to get the set back on serve. At 4-3, Gavrilova won the two games she needed to get the win.