ACAPULCO RESULTS. Heather Watson bests Vandeweghe in the 1st round

ABIERTO MEXICANO TELCEL - ACAPULCO RESULTS. Watson ousts Vandeweghe to come up against Kateryna Bondarenko in the 2nd round

Heather Watson topples Coco Vandeweghe 4-6 6-4 6-4 in the 1st round in Acapulco on Monday. Watson will have to play Kateryna Bondarenko in the 2nd round.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Watson had a head start at the beginning of the set to break Vandeweghe in the 1st game (1-0). Anyhow, Vandeweghe managed to stage a great comeback to break the Brit 3 times in the 4th (2-2), in the 6th (3-3) gamein the 10th game before winning the set (6-4) after breaking his opponent in the last game.

2nd set.

The set was even with both players refusing to concede anything to the opposition. Eventually, the only discrepancy was one break that heather conquered in the 3rd game (2-1) before winning the set (6-4).

3rd set.

Watson started off on the right foot in the set after breaking Vandeweghe in the 1st game (1-0). Anyhow, that wasn’t sufficient for Watson to win the set since the American managed to break back in the 8th (3-5) game.

Watson failed to serve out the set when leading 5-2 to be broken at 30.

1st
Watson
Vandeweghe
4-6
4
6
4
5
4
4
3
4
3
3
3
2
2
2
2
1
2
0
1
0
2nd
Watson
Vandeweghe
6-4
6
4
5
4
5
3
4
3
4
2
3
2
3
1
2
1
1
1
0
1
3rd
Watson
Vandeweghe
6-4
6
4
5
4
5
3
5
2
4
2
3
2
3
1
2
1
2
0
1
0

Statistics

At the end of the match, heather scored 104 points vs. Vandeweghe’s 98 points.

The Brit won this match even if she had some problems converting her break points as she converted only 33% (5/15). On the other side, Vandeweghe was battling in converting her break points (only 44%4/9). That was one of the key issues for her demise.

After this match, the head to head between Watson and Vandeweghe is 1-0 for Heather.

Highlights Heather Watson vs. Coco Vandeweghe Abierto Mexicano TELCEL – Acapulco

Next Match H2H: Heather Watson vs. Kateryna Bondarenko – stats

Watson will square off with Bondarenko in the 2nd round.

This will be the 5th time that Heather Watson and Kateryna Bondarenko square off. The head to head is 2-2 for Watson and Bondarenko (see full H2H stats),but they are 1-1 on hard.

The last time that they competed against each other, Watson won 6-4 7-63 in the 1st round in Tianjin back in 2019.

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