American tennis player Serena Williams failed to reach the third round of the tournament in Toronto. In the second round match, she lost to the representative of Switzerland Belinda Bencic with a score of 2:6, 4:6.
The duration of the meeting was 1 hour 18 minutes. During this time, Williams made six innings right through and made four double faults. The Swiss has eight aces, five double faults and three out of eight realized break points.
In the next round, Bencic will face the winner of the pair Kaya Kanepi – Garbine Muguruza.
The tournament in Toronto runs from 8 to 14 August. The total prize fund of the competition is $ 2.5 million. The current winner of the tournament is Camila Giorgi, who defeated Karolina Pliskova in the 2021 decisive match.