Ekaterina Makarova from Russia (30) defeated Elina Svitolina from Uktaine (12) in the fourth round of the tournament in Miami 6:1, 6:4.
The match lasted for 1 hour and 8 minutes. Ekaterina made 2 double faults and won 5 break points. Elina hit 1 ace and won two games on Makarova’s serve.
In the quarterfinals Makarova will face her compatriot Svetlana Kuznetsova (15) who dismissed American Serena Williams (1).