ACAPULCO RESULTS. Watson dispatches Bondarenko in the 2nd round

ABIERTO MEXICANO TELCEL - ACAPULCO RESULTS. Watson dispatches Bondarenko to fight against Christina Mchale in the quarter

Prediction and head to head Heather Watson vs. Kateryna Bondarenko

Heather Watson bests Kateryna Bondarenko 7-62 6-2 in the 2nd round in Acapulco on Wednesday. Watson will engage against Christina Mchale in the quarter.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Watson had a favorable start in this set after breaking Bondarenko in the 1st game (1-0). Nevertheless, there was more work to do for heather to win the set as the Ukrainian succeeded in breaking back in the 2nd (1-1), in the 6th (3-3), in the 8th (5-3) and in the 12th (6-6) game. The Brit kept her focus before winning the set at the breaker at 2.

Heather failed to serve out the set when leading 6-5 to be broken at 30.

Anyhow also the Ukrainian won 4 consecutive games from 1-3 to 5-3

2nd set.

Watson had a boost of confidence at the beginning of the set after breaking Bondarenko in the 2nd game (2-0) before consolidating her break and lead 3-0. Heather extended her lead after breaking Kateryna in the 8th (6-2) game before conquering the set.

1st
Watson
Bondarenko
7-6
7
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
4
5
3
5
3
4
3
3
3
2
3
1
2
1
1
1
1
0
2nd
Watson
Bondarenko
6-2
6
2
5
2
4
2
4
1
3
1
3
0
2
0
1
0

Statistics

At the end of the match, the Brit scored 81 points vs. Bondarenko’s 65 points.

The Brit was pretty good in converting 67% of the break points that she conquered (6/9). On the other side, the Ukrainian was well focused in converting 50% of the break points that she procured points (4/8). Nevertheless, that was not enough to win the match.

After this match, the head to head between Watson and Bondarenko is 3-2 for Heather.

Highlights Heather Watson vs. Kateryna Bondarenko Abierto Mexicano TELCEL – Acapulco

Next Match H2H: Heather Watson vs. Christina Mchale – stats

Watson will fight against Mchale in the quarter.

This will be the 4th time that Heather Watson and Christina Mchale play each other. The head to head is 3-0 for Mchale (see full H2H stats), 1-0 on hard.

The last time that they locked horns, Mchale won 4-6 6-0 7-61 in the 1st round in Acapulco back in 2016.

Tennis Scores in Acapulco

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