Match Report, stats, and key facts
Kerber won the set after she broke Maria 3 times in the 3rd (2-1), in the 5th (3-2) and in the 9th (5-4) game. Tatjana tried to stage a comeback breaking in the 4th (2-2) and in the 8th (4-4) game. However, Kerber kept the focus before winning the set 6-4.
Kerber had a boost of confidence at the beginning of the set after breaking Maria in the 1st game (1-0). However, there was more to do for the German to win the set as Maria found the way to break back in the 2nd (1-1) and in the 6th (3-3) game. Kerber kept her cool to break Tatjana in the 3rd (2-1), in the 7th (4-3) and in the 9th (6-3) game.
Angelique was unable to break Maria in the 5th game when she had 3 consecutive chances (0-40).
After this match, the head to head between Kerber and Maria is 1-1.
Highlights Angelique Kerber vs. Tatjana Maria Wimbledon – London
Angelique Kerber vs. Lauren Davis – H2H and stats
Kerber will come up against Davis in the 2nd round.
The last time that they played each other, Kerber won 7-63 6-3 in the 1st round in New York back in 2011.
Angelique Kerber in London
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