As well as in her first round match, Dasha wins with the 6-4, 6-1 on the scoreboard. This time she defeated her compatriot Ekaterina Makarova. In the match that lasted for 1h and 10min Daria broke her for six times and gave just two own games away.
In the quarters Daria awaits for the German Julia Goerges (#64 WTA) whom she defeated a few weeks ago in Wuhan. Kasatkina also leads in their all-time head-to-head series 2:1.
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