Aryna Sabalenka breezes past Cori Gauff 6-4 6-0 in the quarter in Indian Wells on Wednesday after playing a fantastic match to come up against Maria Sakkari in the semifinal. The match lasted 1 hour and 4 minutes. This will be her most significant achievement in this tournament. Previously, the best she could do was reach the 4th round in 2019. Here you can see her history at this event.
The Belarussian added to her prize money $ 168,170 after winning this match. She has already won $ 352,635 up to now in the tournament. If she wins the next match, Sabalenka will add $ 309,725 to her earnings to get in total $ 662,360.
Highlights Aryna Sabalenka vs. Cori Gauff BNP Paribas Open – Indian Wells
Stats: aces, double faults, breaks, winners
At the end of the match, Aryna scored 59 points vs. Coco’s 36.
Sabalenka served extremely well to win 87% of the points (26/30) behind her first serve, and she won 55% points (6/11) on her second serve. The Belarussian was pretty focused in converting 50% of the break points that she procured (4/8).
On the other side, Coco wasn’t able to conquer any break point (0/0). That was one of the key issues for her loss.
After this contest, the head to head between Sabalenka and Gauff is 2-3 for Coco.
Draw and next match H2H: Aryna Sabalenka vs. Maria Sakkari – stats
Sabalenka will compete against Sakkari in the semifinal.
This will be the 8th time that Aryna Sabalenka and Maria Sakkari square off. The head to head is 4-3 for Sabalenka (see full H2H stats), 4-3 on hard.
The last time that they locked horns, Sakkari won 6-2 6-4 in the R in Fort Worth back in 2022.
Live score progression and stats
Tennis Scores in Indian Wells
- Aryna SabalenkaSabalenka – Cori GauffGauff (6-4 6-0) – Stats and score progression
- Maria SakkariSakkari – Petra KvitovaKvitova (4-6 7-5 6-1) – Stats and score progression
- Iga SwiatekSwiatek – Sorana CirsteaCirstea (1-0) – H2H details and stats
- Karolina MuchovaMuchova – Elena RybakinaRybakina (1-0) – H2H details and stats
- Maria SakkariSakkari – Aryna SabalenkaSabalenka (3-4) – H2H details and stats