Nice Britain’s Johanna Konta reached the final 16 of the Qatar Open with an easy 6-2 6-2 victory over Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro in Doha.
The British primary, who beat American Bernarda Pera within the first spherical, misplaced her most effective provider recreation of the fit at the beginning of the second one set, however broke Pera 3 times to growth simply.
The 26-year-old, seeded 10th, faces both Australia’s Sam Stosur or Germany’s Angelique Kerber for a spot within the quarter-finals.
There have been simple wins for Australian Open champion and international primary Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, who beat Germany’s Carina Witthoft 6-2 6-Zero, and Romanian international quantity two Simona Halep, who noticed off Russia’s Ekaterina Makarova 6-Three 6-Zero.
In an all-American last-32 tie, CiCi Bellis beat Madison Keys 2-6 6-Three 6-Zero to growth and two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova got here again from a suite right down to take a 6-7 (Three-7) 6-Three 6-Four victory over Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska.