Nina Stojanovic stuns Yafan Wang 6-2 6-4 in the 1st round in Nanchang on Tuesday. Stojanovic will play against Samantha Stosur in the 2nd round.

Score, report, and key facts

1st set.

Stojanovic started off on the right foot in the set after breaking Wang in the 1st game (1-0) before consolidating her break and lead 4-0. Nevertheless, that wasn’t sufficient for Nina to win the set since the Chinese found the way to break back in the 6th (2-4) game. The Serbian kept her focus to break the Chinese in the 7th (5-2) game before managing to win the set (6-2).

A crucial moment of the match was when Stojanovic won 4 consecutive games in the 1st set to change the scoreline from 0-0 to 4-0.

2nd set.

Stojanovic won the set after she broke the Chinese 3 times in the 3rd (2-1), in the 5th (4-1) and in the 7th (5-2) game. Yafan tried to stage a comeback breaking in the 6th (4-2) and in the 8th (5-3) game. Yet, Nina kept the focus before winning the set 6-4.

The Serbian failed to serve out the set when leading 5-2 to be broken at 0.

A crucial moment of the match was when Nina won 4 consecutive games in the 2nd set to change the scoreline from 0-1 to 4-1.

1st
Stojanovic
Wang
6-2
6
2
5
2
4
2
4
1
4
0
3
0
2
0
1
0
2nd
Stojanovic
Wang
6-4
6
4
5
4
5
3
5
2
4
2
4
1
3
1
2
1
1
1
0
1

Statistics

At the end of the match, Stojanovic scored 66 points vs. Yafan’s 50 points.

The Serbian was pretty good in converting 67% of the break points that she procured (6/9). On the other side, Wang was struggling in converting her break points as she converted only 30% of her break points (3/10). That was one of the key issues for her defeat.

After this encounter, the head to head between Stojanovic and Wang is 1-0 for Nina.

Next Match: Nina Stojanovic vs. Samantha Stosur – stats

Stojanovic will face Stosur in the 2nd round.

There is no head to head record between Nina Stojanovic and Samantha Stosur since this will be the first time that they will clash against each other at pro level.

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