Another victory for Bia Haddad Maia in the tennis grass season. The Brazilian beat British Jodie Burrage 2-0 (6-1 and 6-2) and qualified for the quarterfinals of the WTA 500 in Eastbourne, United Kingdom. This is Bia’s 12th victory in a row, all of them in grass games.
Bia Haddad Maia had a great performance in the serve to win the game with tranquility. The Brazilian managed to break Burrage’s service in the fourth and sixth games of the match and confirmed the serve at the end to win the first set by 6 to 1. In the second, Bia got a break point in the first game. She followed with a good performance in the serve and still had one more break to close the set and advance to the quarterfinals.
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Bia Haddad Maia’s next game will be this Thursday (23) against the Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko, number 114 in the WTA singles ranking. The Brazilian tennis player has her best career ranking, in 29th place with 1697 points, packed with the WTA 250 titles in Nottingham and Birmingham. If she wins the next match, Bia can move up to three positions in the ranking.
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