Score, report, and key facts
Brady started the set strong after breaking Hsieh in the 1st game (1-0). Notwithstanding, Hsieh managed to stage a good comeback to break Jennifer in the 10th (5-5) game before winning the set at the breaker at 9.
Hsieh won the set after she broke the American in the 7th (4-3) and in the 9th (6-3) game. That break resulted decisive for the Chinese to win the set because she didn’t concede her serve in the rest of the set.
Jennifer was powerless in the last 4 games of the set (from 2-3 to 6-3).
At the end of the match, Hsieh scored 78 points vs. Brady’s 65 points.
The Chinese served very well to win 90% of the points (36/40) behind her first serve. Nonetheless she won only 45% points (9/20) on her second serve. Su-Wei won this match even if she wasn’t that great in converting her break points because she converted only 43% (3/7). On the other side, Brady was well focused in converting 50% of the break points that she conquered points (1/2). Notwithstanding, that was not enough to win the contest.
After this encounter, the head to head between Hsieh and Brady is 1-0 for Su-Wei.
Highlights Su-Wei Hsieh vs. Jennifer Brady Western & Southern Open – Cincinnati
Next Match: Su-Wei Hsieh vs. Naomi Osaka – H2H and stats
Hsieh will compete against Osaka in the 3rd round.
The last time that they fought against each other, Osaka won 6-4 6-3 in the 2nd round in Stuttgart back in April 2019.